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Synonyms for step

pace

footfall

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stair

doorstep

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stage

gait

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walk

stand

in step

mind or watch your step

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  • be careful
  • take care
  • look out
  • be cautious
  • be discreet
  • take heed
  • tread carefully
  • be canny
  • be on your guard
  • mind how you goes
  • have your wits about you
  • mind your p's and q's

out of step

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step by step

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step in

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step on it

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take steps

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Synonyms for step

the act or manner of going on foot

an action calculated to achieve an end

one of the units in a course, as on an ascending or descending scale

to go on foot

to move rhythmically to music, using patterns of steps or gestures

step down: to withdraw from business or active life

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step up: to increase the speed of

Synonyms for step

the distance covered by a step

the act of changing location by raising the foot and setting it down

support consisting of a place to rest the foot while ascending or descending a stairway

relative position in a graded series

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the sound of a step of someone walking

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a musical interval of two semitones

a mark of a foot or shoe on a surface

a solid block joined to the beams in which the heel of a ship's mast or capstan is fixed

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a sequence of foot movements that make up a particular dance

shift or move by taking a step

put down or press the foot, place the foot

cause (a computer) to execute a single command

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furnish with steps

move with one's feet in a specific manner

walk a short distance to a specified place or in a specified manner

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place (a ship's mast) in its step

measure (distances) by pacing

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move or proceed as if by steps into a new situation

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References in periodicals archive ?
He's held the British (title) before, so it's time for him to step aside.
He added: "Peter Robinson's decision to step aside sees a change in his position from Friday when he felt he did not need to go anywhere - either in office or in his party.
If they are saying 'we're going to take this in another direction', then I'll gladly step aside.
He had negotiated with the UMNO and BN leadership to stay on until mid-2010, but further deterioration in the standing of BN and UMNO among voters increased the pressure on him to step aside.
So I am suggesting to council leader Rodney Berman that he should ask Coun McEvoy to step aside while he defends this action and resume his duties, depending on the outcome, when the case concludes.
Iraqi Prime Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari's party will stick by him as the Shiite nominee for a second term and will put forward the name of a new candidate only if the premier decides to step aside, a top party official said.
And seeing that Garcetti appears to have lined up the votes to win the post, Padilla had little choice but to step aside at the end of the year.
But Wagner, who was profiled in The Advocate in 2004, said calls for him to step aside have little to do with allegations of campaign corruption and everything to do with his being gay.
Equally surprising was the announcement that Wolfgang Reichenberger, who holds the Nestle CFO job, would step aside in January to run a new venture capital fund for the group.
Describe the outcome you want, provide direction and deadlines, and then step aside.
Today, it is the requiring of those unaccepting of homosexual copulation to step aside from officiating at marriages performed outside of a religious ceremony; tomorrow, it could be the asking of all professionals, especially those in the direct employ of government, whether they be social or public health workers, educators, members of the medical profession, etc.
It is so self-conscious, so apparently moral, simply to step aside from the gaps where the creeks and winds pour down, saying, I never merited this grace, quite rightly, and then to sulk along the rest of your days on the edge of rage.
Worrried that MacArthur, whom he despised, might run and win, he was, willing to step aside to prevent the famous military hero from becoming president.
Rather than accepting a spot on the dais as the disloyal opposition, Robbins should step aside and allow Noam Chomsky, Richard Falk, or Howard Zinn to speak from a sounder stance.
says he is prepared to step aside and "pass the torch" to an incoming company to take over the project, if necessary.