Synonyms of vanguard in English:

vanguard


See definition of vanguard

noun

1‘women are often in the vanguard of linguistic change’

SYNONYMS

forefront, van, advance guard, avant-garde, spearhead, front, front line, front rank, fore, lead, leading position, cutting edge, driving force

leaders, founders, founding fathers, pioneers, architects, creators, instigators, trailblazers, pathfinders, avant-gardists, trendsetters, innovators, groundbreakers

ANTONYMS

rear, followers