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steps

noun
plural of step

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(Entry 1 of 2)

the direction along which something or someone moves
  • their steps led them through a long corridor

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steps

verb
present tense third-person singular of step

Synonyms & Antonyms of steps (Entry 2 of 2)

2 to perform a series of usually rhythmic bodily movements to music
  • she was in her element, happily stepping around the dance floor

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steps (along)

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“Steps.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/steps. Accessed 29 Sep. 2022.

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