step


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Financial, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • all
  • noun
  • verb
  • phrase

Synonyms for step

pace

footfall

Synonyms

stair

doorstep

Synonyms

stage

gait

Synonyms

walk

stand

in step

mind or watch your step

Synonyms

  • 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

Synonyms

step by step

Synonyms

step in

Synonyms

step on it

Synonyms

take steps

Synonyms

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

Synonyms

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

Synonyms

Related Words

the sound of a step of someone walking

Related Words

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

Related Words

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

Related Words

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

Related Words

place (a ship's mast) in its step

measure (distances) by pacing

Synonyms

Related Words

move or proceed as if by steps into a new situation

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
Each step actually has a range of four salaries, which increases with each additional degree a teacher earns.
12 : a stage in a process <What's the first step in assembling the toy?
Step 4: Open the legs into a scissors split with the right leg coming forward and left leg going back.
Step 3--Do we capture that information now or must we go get that information?
Step six: Advise the client on instituting internal controls
A clear definition and explanation of each PBL design, development, and implementation process step
Of the six million owners who will sell their business in this period, most will not take specific steps to ensure a smooth transition from their ownership.
At each step of the process, a go or no-go decision is made about the opportunities.
The correct placement of the first step should be under the hips.
This information prepares participants for their second key step, using mental recall of best efforts.
Here's how she followed the steps and turned her concerns for Barnegat Bay into an award-winning science project.
Step Four: Tentative Thesis Statement and Annotated Bibliography
Step One: Is Your Offer in Compromise "Processable"?