un·​step ˌən-ˈstep How to pronounce unstep (audio)
unstepped; unstepping; unsteps

transitive verb

: to remove (a mast) from a step

Word History

First Known Use

1853, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of unstep was in 1853

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Cite this Entry

“Unstep.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unstep. Accessed 29 May. 2024.

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