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OTHER WORDS FROM pioneerun·pi·o·neer·ing, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for pioneered
They pioneered arena performances and electric light, enabling the first night performances.We’re All Carnies Now: Why We Can’t Quit the Circus|Anthony Paletta|November 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Noyce and his partner Gordon Moore also pioneered a new corporate culture at Intel.Walter Isaacson’s ‘The Innovators’: How a Gaggle of Geeks Invented the Future|Wendy Smith|October 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When Musk decided he want to make electric cars, he was confronting the world that Ford had pioneered.
Blood transfusions on the battlefield, pioneered by Canadian doctor Norman Bethune in the Spanish Civil War, saved many lives.Blood and War: The Hard Truth About ‘Boots on the Ground’|Clive Irving|September 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Roosevelt must have been smiling from above at her protégé carrying on the work she had pioneered.
We were met by others who had pioneered the way before us and they looked after our group until we learned the ropes.In the Cards|Alan Cogan
In 1782 there came Mr. John Molson, who started a brewery in the east end, and in 1809 pioneered the steamship lines of Canada.Montreal 1535-1914, Volume II (of 2)|William Henry Atherton
He pioneered his cause to the utmost, talking about it, writing studies for it, and setting every one else doing the same.Theodor Leschetizky|Annette Hullah
He pioneered the standard exponential notation for cubes and higher powers of numbers.Our Legal Heritage, 5th Ed.|S. A. Reilly
After many devious turnings to avoid the heavier pressure-ridges, we pioneered a way for at least a mile and a half.South!|Sir Ernest Shackleton
British Dictionary definitions for pioneered (1 of 3)
- a colonist, explorer, or settler of a new land, region, etc
- (as modifier)a pioneer wagon