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Synonyms for groundbreaking
ˈgraʊndˌbreɪ kɪŋground·break·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. groundbreaking, groundbreaking ceremonyadjective

    the ceremonial breaking of the ground to formally begin a construction project

    groundbreaking ceremony


  2. innovative, innovational, groundbreakingadjective

    being or producing something like nothing done or experienced or created before

    "stylistically innovative works"; "innovative members of the artistic community"; "a mind so innovational, so original"

    forward-looking, modern, advanced, innovational, innovative


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  1. List of paraphrases for "groundbreaking":

    innovative, pioneering, revolutionary, ground-breaking, breakthrough

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  1. Nicolas Lehner:

    This is truly a unique experiment because only with Andromeda do we have information on its halo along not only one or two sightlines, but over 40, this is groundbreaking for capturing the complexity of a galaxy halo beyond Milky Way.

  2. America CEO Pete Hegseth:

    Speaking of The New York Times, they did some groundbreaking reporting recently.

  3. Carol Greenwald:

    Arthur is the longest-running kids animated series in history and is known for teaching kindness, empathy and inclusion through many groundbreaking moments to generations of viewers, arthur.

  4. Jeff Kerr:

    The groundbreaking settlement in this case still stands, and 25 percent of the gross proceeds from the photos that Naruto took will go toward supporting him and his community—representing the first time that an animal will obtain a direct financial benefit from something that he or she created, pETA will continue working until the last barrier falls and animals' fundamental rights are recognized under the law, including their rights as creators.

  5. Mike Mayo:

    This is a groundbreaking for Wall Street, banking and finance, citigroup is leading by example by adding diversity to the top of the firm when our country is crying out for this more than ever before. History has been made today.

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