inroads

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plural form of inroad
The beginnings of progress; penetration of a problem; initial steps

Three weeks into it, I am finally beginning to make inroads on this project.

If one thing makes inroads into another, the first thing starts affecting or destroying the second. In Italy, as elsewhere, television has made deep inroads into cinema
inroad
progress made toward accomplishing a goal or solving a problem

You must have been fairly surprised at Dr. Glaser's inroads into reprogramming the brain.

inroad
an advance into enemy territory, an incursion, an attempted invasion

our whole great commercial system breaks down. It is breaking down, under the inroad of women who are adopting the unprecedented and impossible course of taking the system seriously and doing it well.

inroad
forcible encroachment or trespass
make inroads
(deyim) Succeed in getting something done or at least started
inroad
an invasion or hostile attack
inroad
an encroachment or intrusion; "they made inroads in the United States market" an invasion or hostile attack
inroad
an encroachment or intrusion; "they made inroads in the United States market"
inroad
{i} attack, intrusion, invasion; trespass
inroad
The entrance of an enemy into a country with purposes of hostility; a sudden or desultory incursion or invasion; raid; encroachment
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make inroads into/on sth a to have an important effect or influence on something, especially by taking something away from it
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To make an inroad into; to invade
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