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step in

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of step in

  1. 1 to make a brief visit <I just stepped in to say hi on my way to class> Synonyms come by, come over, drop by, drop in, pop (in), run (over), run in, call, stop (by or in), visitRelated Words barge (in); look up, see; bop (into), happen (by); frequent, hang (at), haunt, resort (to)

  2. 2 to serve as a replacement usually for a time only <couldn't find anyone to step in for me so that I could take a break from my caregiving duties> Synonyms fill in, pinch-hit, stand in, cover, sub, substitute, take overRelated Words understudy; relieve, spell; double (as)





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