Definisi 'foothold'

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noun
1 an area in hostile territory that has been captured and is held awaiting further troops and supplies Terjemahkan
Example:
an attempt to secure a bridgehead behind enemy lines
the only foothold left for British troops in Europe was Gibraltar
source: wordnet30

2 a place providing support for the foot in standing or climbing Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

3 an initial accomplishment that opens the way for further developments Terjemahkan
Example:
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: wordnet30

4 A holding with the feet; firm standing; that on which one may tread or rest securely; footing. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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