Definition of step on the toes of (someone)US, informal
- You might step on the toes of some important people with this project.
: a rest for the foot in ascending or descending: such as
: one of a series of structures consisting of a riser and a tread
: a ladder rung
: to move by raising the foot and bringing it down elsewhere or by moving each foot in succession
: to go on foot : walk
: related by virtue of a remarriage (as of a parent) and not by blood
: one of the terminal members of the vertebrate foot
: the fore end of a foot or hoof
: a terminal segment of a limb of an invertebrate
: to touch, reach, or drive with the toe
: to furnish with a toe
: to drive (something, such as a nail) obliquely
: some person : somebody
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