Breakthrough - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- making an important discovery
- a penetration of a barrier such as an enemy's defense
Researchers say they have made a major breakthrough in cancer treatment.
The police have announced a breakthrough in the murder case.
This job could be the breakthrough she's been waiting for.
I take it to be an important breakthrough that
...medical researchers who are on the cusp of a major breakthrough...
The new cancer drug is a revolutionary breakthrough.
Scientists have made a major breakthrough in the treatment of cancer.
a breakthrough may be possible next year