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step

step

 
pronunciation:
step
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: each single movement of your foot as you walk.
The baby took her first steps today!
synonyms:
pace
definition 2: a flat, narrow surface that you put your foot on as you walk up or down to a different level.
He walked up the steps to her house and knocked on the door.
definition 3: a pattern used in dancing or other types of movement.
We learned a new step in our dance class today.
synonyms:
movement
definition 4: one act or stage that is part of a process.
The first step is to the mix the butter and the eggs.Follow all the steps carefully.The company is taking steps to improve workplace safely.
synonyms:
procedure, stage
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