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steek

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verb \ˈstēk\

Definition of steek

chiefly Scottish

  1. :  shut, close



Examples of steek in a sentence

  1. <Macleod threatened to steek the door in my face if I ever said a word against the Scots again.>



Origin and Etymology of steek

Middle English steken to pierce, fix, enclose; akin to Old English stician to pierce — more at stick


First Known Use: 13th century


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