One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Characterized by bold originality; pioneering.‘it was a controversial and mould-breaking TV drama’
innovative, inventive, creative, disruptive, innovatory, innovational, seminal, original, new, novel, fresh, unconventional, unorthodox, off-centre, unusual, unfamiliar, ingenious, unprecedented, avant-garde, experimentalView synonyms
- ‘She has already proved herself to be a remarkable, mould-breaking talent.’
- ‘The design of this new sedan was not intended to be mould-breaking or too bold.’
- ‘Privatisation, which became one of the most mould-breaking features of her premiership, is barely mentioned.’
- ‘It was a genuinely innovative, mould-breaking cult comedy of the highest order.’
- ‘He is a man of his time, with mould-breaking ideas for the largest sporting organisation in the country.’
- ‘For all the talk of a new mould-breaking, inclusive, post-racial politics, the cultural divide never went away.’
- ‘This isn't a mould-breaking piece of cinema, but refreshingly - it doesn't try to be.’
- ‘He serves as a model for mould-breaking artists everywhere.’
- ‘Her fiction is not mould-breaking, but she writes beautifully and her characters are exquisitely drawn.’
- ‘Jackson is an English musical eccentric who has never settled to anything much, except writing remarkable and mould-breaking songs.’
- ‘The overall effect managed to be mould-breaking, slightly sinister and effortlessly commercial at the same time.’
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