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Step

Definition of step:

part of speech: participle

Stepping.

part of speech: verb

To move by pacing; walk.

part of speech: noun

A pace; small space or distance; degree; stair; footprint; proceeding.

part of speech: noun

A movement made by the foot in walking, running, etc.; a pace; the distance passed over by a single movement of the foot in walking or running; footprint; manner of walking; gait; as, a steady step; a single tread in a flight of stairs; action; measure; as, the first step in an undertaking; grade; degree; as, to advance a step in a profession; an interval between two tones in a musical scale.

part of speech: verb

To set, as a foot: to fix, as a mast:- pr. p. stepping; pa. t and pa. p. stepped.

Stepmother.

part of speech: verb

To move the foot backward or forward, etc., and put it down, as in walking, dancing, etc.; to walk a short distance; as, to step around the corner; to walk slowly or with dignity.

part of speech: verb

To fix, as a mast.

part of speech: noun

A pace: the distance crossed by the foot in walking or running: a small space: degree: one remove in ascending or descending a stair: round of a ladder: footprint: manner of walking: proceeding: action:- pl. walk: a self- supporting ladder with flat steps..

part of speech: participle

Stepped.

Step- daughter.

part of speech: verb

To set, as the foot; measure by steps; as, to step off the length of a room; fix the foot of in its frame, and so erect, as a mast.

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