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tread

tread

 
 
pronunciation:
tred
parts of speech:
verb, noun
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part of speech: verb
inflections: treaded, treading, treads, trod, trodden
definition: to step or walk on.
They had never tread that path before.
 
part of speech: noun
definition: the area of a rubber tire that touches the ground.
It is good to have a lot of tread on your car's tires.
derivation: treader (n.)
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