French translation of 'stepping stone'
1. (literal) pierre f de gué
2. (figurative) tremplin m
a stepping stone to sth un tremplin vers qch
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Example Sentences Including 'stepping stone'
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The Countess knew this because she had also been there, watching to see if the potential lordly stepping stone discovered himself.THE RIVAL QUEENS: A COUNTESS ASHBY DE LA ZOUCHE MYSTERY (2002)
Adrina knew she was always going to be a stepping stone for others.TREASON KEEP (2002)
They leapt from stepping stone to stepping stone, trying to find a way through.THE TOUCH OF INNOCENTS (2002)
'stepping stone' in Other Languages
British English: stepping stone NOUN
You can describe a job or event as a stepping stone when it helps you to make progress, especially in your career.
It is just another stepping stone to bigger and better things.
Translation of stepping stone from the Collins English to French Dictionary