step·​per | \ ˈste-pər How to pronounce stepper (audio) \

Definition of stepper

: one (such as a fast horse or a dancer) that steps

Examples of stepper in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The latest Texas two-stepper is Johnson & Johnson, which has used the maneuver to partially protect itself from claims related to talc baby powder. Nr Editors, National Review, 3 Mar. 2022 An elliptical is a cross-trainer exercise machine that mimics the movement of a stair-stepper, treadmill and stationary bike. Bre Richey,, 28 Mar. 2021 The three locking step heights convert the stepper into a stable step up platform. Chris Hachey, BGR Canada, 10 Feb. 2021 Another shopper said this stepper is a helpful tool for getting in their daily step goal. Travel + Leisure, 26 Feb. 2021 Getting a stair stepper is a way to solve your problem. Chris Hachey, BGR Canada, 10 Feb. 2021 Originally dubbed the Ergometer 6000, the stepper was renamed the StairMaster 5000 by then-marketing director Ralph Cissne. Michelle Delgado, Smithsonian Magazine, 31 Jan. 2020 Soldiers riding on tanks and armored vehicles during the parades had less severe training than the goose-steppers. Fox News, 6 Sep. 2018 Colussi recommends that parents, especially shorter ones, place a step aerobics stepper next to the crib. Anna Nowogrodzki, New York Times, 17 Apr. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of stepper

1835, in the meaning defined above

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“Stepper.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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