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立足
Simplified 立足
Traditional 立足
Related words 立足处 立足点 
Pin Yin
li4 zu2
English
  • base oneself upon; find a foothold somewhere
Examples:
1. 危险的立足
A precarious foot hold
2. 到1940年底,英国的海军再次稳固地立足于地中海了。
By the close of 1940, the British Navy had once more firmly established itself in the Mediterranean.
3. 第一,分析学立足于数的概念。
First, analysis is based upon the concept of number.
4. 在社会上占有地位 [取得立足点]
Get [gain, obtain] a footing in society
5. 他使他的儿子立足于商界。
He established his son in business.
6. 我陷入深深的泥潭;我觉得没有立足之处。
I sank in deep mire; I felt no standing.
7. 这一套想法倒是立足于人的天性。
It's grounded firmly in men's actual natures.
8. 数学知识是确定无疑的,它给人们在沼泽地上提供了一个稳妥的立足点。
Mathematical knowledge was certain and offered a secure foothold in a morass.
9. 马卡姆先生使他的儿子立足商界。
Mr. Markham established his son in business.
10. 登山者在融化的冰上找不到多少立足之处。
The mountain climber could not find many footholds on the melting ice.