stepping stone

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a stone in a marsh or shallow water that can be stepped on in crossing

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any means of advancement

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That is my dream and I think this is the perfect stepping stone.
The owner of Stepping Stone Pavers stated, “Our goal for the website is to be the best home and family resource guide for assisting all homeowners in the New Orleans area.
But this is another stepping stone to becoming the best side in the world, so we still have a lot of work to do.
And it is wrong to suggest I see Sunderland as some sort of stepping stone to anywhere else.
Stepping Stone is run by Brighouse-based Ruffneck Productions and Kirklees African-Caribbean Community Resource Suite at the Hudawi Centre on Great Northern Street, Hillhouse.
Local residents already do - in droves of 200 to 300 per performance - at Hoover High School's auditorium, where Stepping Stone has found a home.
It is our intention to use the successful launch into our African market as our stepping stone for North America.
COLERAINE midfielder Bryce Moon has stated that he is using the Irish League Club as a stepping stone to playing for South Africa.
Quote: ``I've been in the business 40 years, and I really feel these years have been a stepping stone for this show.
PETER HOUSTON believes Jordan McGhee should look to use Falkirk as a stepping stone - and earn the club a transfer windfall in the process.
Company chief Andrew Cole has vowed that OZ Minerals approval for the construction of a $916 million copper mine in the states far north is a stepping stone to bigger and better things for decades to come.
A slice of the country where its New People's Army can claim as its own inviolable sovereign territory-a stepping stone to its ultimate goal of setting up a Maoist regime throughout the land, just as the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) is using the proposed Bangsomoro Basic Law as a stepping stone to achieve its ultimate goal of setting up an Islamic regime to control the entire heterogeneous population of this country with iron chains around its neck!
MATHIEU DEBUCHY says he used Newcastle United as a stepping stone for a bigger Premier League club.