- A diving board consinting of a flexible, springy, cantilevered platform, used for diving into water.
- (italbrac, gymnastics) A small platform on springs and usually hinged at one end, used to launch or vault onto other equipment.
- (figurative) Anything that gives a person or thing energy or impulse, or that serves to launch or begin something.
- The opportunity served a to their success.
Etymology: spring + board
- French: tremplin
- Spanish: trampolín
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