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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A beginning from which an enterprise is launched; A flexible board for jumping upward.

Usage examples (33)
  • He uses other people's ideas as a springboard for his own
  • Now that is what I call the springboard situation.
  • They are what I call springboard situations, where suspense starts practically in the first reel.
  • Abby Johnston is not really sure when the last time a U.S. woman won an Olympic medal in springboard diving. for more
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