foothold
Noun

foothold (plural footholds)

  1. (climbing) A solid grip with the feet.
  2. (by extension) A secure position from which it is difficult to be dislodged.
  3. (military) Airhead, beachhead, bridgehead, lodgement.
Translations
  • French: point d'appui
  • German: Halt, fester Stand
  • Portuguese: apoio para os pés
  • Russian: опо́ра для нога
  • Spanish: punto de apoyo
Translations
  • Russian: плацда́рм



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