Translation of "foothold" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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footholdnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈfʊt.həʊld/ us /ˈfʊt.hoʊld/

foothold noun [ C ] (ROCK CLIMBING)

a place such as a hole in a rock where you can put your foot safely when climbing


foothold noun [ C ] (STRONG POSITION)

a strong first position from which further progress can be made

We are still trying to get/gain a foothold in the Japanese market. 我们仍然力争在日本市场取得一席之地。

(Translation of “foothold” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)