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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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ML: A flat rock to raise the feet above the surface of water or mud in walking. Also: A means of progress or advancement

Usage examples (33)
  • Rachel would use it as a stepping-stone towards heaven.
  • True is the saying that evil is the stepping-stone to good.
  • He just thought it a stepping-stone, but it was a tombstone.
  • Conseil General was only a stepping-stone to a seat in the Corps for more
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