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Synonyms for steep

Synonyms for steep

so sharply inclined as to be almost perpendicular

vastly exceeding a normal limit, as in cost

to saturate (something) with a liquid


Synonyms for steep

a steep place (as on a hill)

let sit in a liquid to extract a flavor or to cleanse

having a sharp inclination


greatly exceeding bounds of reason or moderation

of a slope

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Like its sister films in the surfing-movie genre, the extreme-skiing movie "Steep" is less a documentary than a sales pitch--not for a product or a place, but for a sport, one its practitioners feel requires pugnacious sell-promotion.
"We are excited to bring our focus of service, accuracy, and scientific knowledge and expertise to theNew Jerseymarket," said Shannon Hoffman, director of operations at Steep Hill New Jersey, in a statement.
About the wooden ladder on the steep rock in middle of the trail to Godar, a Pakistani American writer living in Alasaka said, 'I think this is the ladder that Chinese monk Faxian wrote in his book about his journey.
This announcement was made by the CEO of Steep Hill Hawaii, Dana Ciccone.
Triplicate samples of white and red sorghum were steeped with sodium hydroxide (0.05, 0.1 and 0.2%) and formaldehyde (0.05, 0.1 and 0.2%) at two incubation periods of 8 and 16 hours.
The Newcastle AC veteran added: "I found it a very runnable course which had some steep climbs, and I like the steep climbs.
However, the tourists said that trek to the last two waterfalls was challenging and steep. They said that tourists must have proper trekking shoes to climb it.
However, keep in mind that each tea is different and therefore requires different temperature of water while being brewed or steeped. For example, the ideal way to enjoy green tea is steeping it into not so hot water.
Pictures show an old, rusted car being examined on a steep bank of the lake by Brecon Mountain Rescue Team.
A PAIR of newlyweds are facing the honeymoon from hell after being stranded on a steep hill as a tropical cyclone approaches Thailand.
"The team deployed a hasty team onto the hill with the help of a local farmer's all terrain vehicle and were able to reach the walkers and move them off the steep ground."
The main attraction of the event, however, was the 4x4 Xtreme Xperience Action Ramp -- a massive two-story-high steep narrow metal ramp which featured a 40-degree incline and steep departure angles.
Many holders of the tracking stock (DVMT) that it was issued at the time of the EMC acquisition are upset that Dell is proposing to buy them out for cash and newly minted Dell stock at a steep discount to the value of VMware (VMW), at a time when VMware's prospects look good, Andrew Bary writes in this week's edition of Barron's.
[ClickPress, Wed Oct 17 2018] Steep slope roofs are the kind of roofs which have a slope of 3:12 or more.
Chairman of All Kashmir Fruit and Vegetable Growers Union, Bashir Ahmed Bashir, in a media interview said the closure of Srinagar-Jammu Highway has resulted in steep increase in prices of commodities.