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toehold
English: toehold
Chinese: n. 不稳的小立足点, 克服困难的办法, 微小的优势
Examples:
1. But the latter is gradually acquiring a toehold, with the appearance of new groupings which give off the strong whiff of Bin Laden.
但是现在基地组织正在逐渐获得初步的立足点,加沙地带出现了新的派系,大力鼓吹本拉登。
2. Family connections gave her a toehold in politics.
家庭关系使她在政治上获得了初步的立脚点
3. He was even rumored to have a toehold in Wall Street. He had supported the Tattaglia Family with money and influence since the start of the war.
甚至谣传说,他在华尔街也有一个立足点,自从家族战争爆发以来,他一直用金钱和幕后活动支持塔塔格里亚家族。
4. On the other hand, when entering a fiercely competitive market, it may be necessary to accept a short-term loss by undercutting market prices to gain a market toehold.
另一方面,如果进入一个存在激烈竞争的市场,可能就需要压低价格,承受短期损失以求在市场上站稳脚跟。
5. Right now CDMA has only a toehold in Asia,but it could become the standard there if it's successful in China.
现在码分多址在亚洲只是刚刚起步,但是一旦在中国取得成功,它将在这个国家成为标准技术。