Translation of "foothold" - English-Russian dictionary

foothold

noun [ C ] uk us /ˈfʊthəʊld/
CLIMBING

a place where it is safe to put your foot when you are climbing

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PROGRESS

a safe position from which you can make more progress, for example in business

прочная позиция
We are still trying to gain a foothold in the Japanese market.

(Translation of “foothold” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)