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Definitions of toehold:
  • noun:   a wrestling hold in which the toe is held and the leg is twisted against the joints
  • noun:   a small foothold used in climbing
  • noun:   a relatively insignificant position from which future progress might be made
    Example: "American diplomacy provided a toehold on which to proceed toward peace talks"

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