Translation of "springboard" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈsprɪŋ.bɔːd/ us /-bɔːrd/

a board that can bend, helping people to jump higher when jumping or diving into a swimming pool or when doing gymnastics


something that provides you either with the opportunity to follow a particular plan of action, or the encouragement that is needed to make it successful

The firm’s director is confident that the new project will act as a springboard for/to further contracts.

(Translation of “springboard” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)