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doc Definition of foothold
    English to English
    noun
  • an area in hostile territory that has been captured and is held awaiting further troops and supplies
  • An attempt to secure a bridgehead behind enemy lines.
    The only foothold left for British troops in Europe was Gibraltar.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • a place providing support for the foot in standing or climbing
  • source: WordNet 3.0
  • an initial accomplishment that opens the way for further developments
  • The town became a beachhead in the campaign to ban smoking outdoors.
    They are presently attempting to gain a foothold in the Russian market.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • A holding with the feet; firm standing; that on which one may tread or rest securely; footing.
  • source: Webster 1913
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