Examples from the Web for milestone
That would truly be a milestone to celebrate—until you see what that record “diversity” actually means.
In fact, with my most recent birthday, I passed the milestone of having come out of the closet over half my lifetime ago.
The moment he was finally able to loop a knot by himself was a milestone, his first step to becoming a man.
The first milestone: a referendum on January 14 and 15 to approve a new constitution.Egypt’s Arab Spring Gives Way To Spring Of The Patriarch|Christopher Dickey|January 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Reiss called the Upton shot a “milestone,” though he noted the company has been fortunate to have more than one.
Well may we congratulate ourselves upon reaching this quarter century milestone, on the achievements of the class.The Story of General Pershing|Everett T. (Everett Titsworth) Tomlinson
Round this corner, beyond this milestone, the stage drivers used to make up time when the mail was late.The Wishing Moon|Louise Elizabeth Dutton
It was at the end of these three miles, just opposite a milestone, that I struck into a cross road.The Romany Rye|George Borrow
It was at the fourth milestone from the city, between the Salarian and Nomentan roads.Darkness and Dawn|Frederic W. Farrar
He wondered if the inscription were legible still, and going to the back of the milestone brushed away the nettles.Jude the Obscure|Thomas Hardy