Definition of trailblazing in US English:


noun & adjective

  • See trailblazer

    • ‘I look forward to more great work by this trailblazing group.’
    • ‘Silent film has become all but invisible, wiped clean from the collective memory by sheer neglect, and yet it is a world of giants, trailblazing pioneers and hidden delights.’
    • ‘Today a few trailblazing hospitals in India are in the process of developing tailor made, cost effective specific telemedicine solutions.’
    • ‘Now, nearly 40 years after a fatal drug overdose, a dizzyingly complete six-CD collection of his trailblazing routines has been released.’
    • ‘But a genuine trailblazing device would be a way of preserving - and widening - the paths that our lives have carved through information space.’
    • ‘Researchers, schoolchildren and tourists are among those flocking to see the site, which Livingstone used as his base for his anti-slavery campaigns and trailblazing expeditions.’