Translation of "pioneer" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /ˌpaɪəˈnɪər/ US  /-ˈnɪr/

a person who is one of the first people to do something

one of the pioneers of modern science 現代科學的先驅之一
a pioneer heart surgeon 心臟外科的先驅

a person who goes to an area and establishes farms, houses,

The pioneers went west across North America, cutting down forests and planting new crops. 拓荒者橫越北美洲向西部進發,砍伐林木,種植新的農作物。

(Translation of “pioneer noun” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)