What is another word for milestone?

Pronunciation: [mˈa͡ɪlstə͡ʊn] (IPA)

Milestone is a word that has several synonyms depending on the context in which it is being used. If used to describe an important event or achievement in a project, synonyms can include breakthrough, turning point, or significant moment. If milestone is being used to refer to a specific distance marker, synonyms can be milepost, waypost, or landmark. Other possible synonyms for milestone could be major accomplishment, critical juncture, or noteworthy achievement. Regardless of the specific synonym used, milestone represents a significant experience or achievement in time that marks progress or accomplishment.

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Usage examples for Milestone

She was too busy cleaning, cooking, sewing and at odd times helping Jamie, but night after night for nearly a generation she took stock of a life's effort and each milestone on the way spelt failure.
"My Lady of the Chimney Corner"
Alexander Irvine
Then came hot chocolate with a marshmallow floating in each cup and milestone salad, which consisted of oblongs of cream cheese into which numerals cut out of green peppers were pressed.
"Entertaining Made Easy"
Emily Rose Burt
A milestone passed, instead of the goal?
"Eight Keys to Eden"
Mark Irvin Clifton

Famous quotes with Milestone

  • The monitors indicated that it was a credible election, I think, in an overall sense, it apparently is a free and fair election, so it's a real milestone and one of the things we can take some little confidence in.
    Warren Christopher
  • Well, we have two major goals. The most important one is to get the station arm on board the station, because that's this really milestone in the space station building since from now on they will be using this arm to continue building the space station.
    Umberto Guidoni
  • Some books claim I have already clocked up a century of Grands Prix, but let me put the record straight. Australia will be my 100th start, and I aim to mark the milestone with a cracking performance. It could even be celebrated with a victory.
    Damon Hill
  • And then '74 as I mentioned and then the 1990 world cup was our team was the team of the reunification you know, so we were the team for both sides of Germany so now, you know throughout the last 16 years, we've melted together. And now comes the next milestone.
    Jurgen Klinsmann
  • Korea's early repayment of the full amount of loans from the IMF is a major milestone.
    Horst Koehler

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