Synonyms and Antonyms of van
1 the innovators of new concepts, styles, and techniques especially in the arts an artist who was in the van of abstract expressionism Synonyms of van cutting edge, avant-garde, vanguardWords Related to van underground; avant-gardist, forerunner, pioneer, precursor, trailblazerNear Antonyms of van establishment, old guard
2 the leading or most important part of a movement a company that is considered by some to be in the van of the latest technology for renewable energy Synonyms of van cutting edge, front line, leading edge, forefront, vanguardWords Related to van spearhead
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