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step

synonym (synonym of step)

  • (noun.act)
    any maneuver made as part of progress toward a goal (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.quantity)
    the distance covered by a step (noun.quantity)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    support consisting of a place to rest the foot while ascending or descending a stairway (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.state)
    relative position in a graded series (noun.state)
     
  • (noun.event)
    the sound of a step of someone walking (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a musical interval of two semitones (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a mark of a foot or shoe on a surface (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a sequence of foot movements that make up a particular dance (noun.act)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    put down or press the foot, place the foot (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.social)
    treat badly (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.change)
    measure (distances) by pacing (verb.change)
     

also (also)

  • shift or move by taking a step (verb.motion)
    go outside a room or building for a short period of time (verb.motion)
     

hypernym (step IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a mark of a foot or shoe on a surface (noun.communication)
    a visible indication made on a surface (noun.communication)
     
  • a musical interval of two semitones (noun.communication)
    the difference in pitch between two notes (noun.communication)
     
  • a short distance (noun.quantity)
    an indefinite quantity that is below average size or magnitude (noun.quantity)
     
  • a solid block joined to the beams in which the heel of a ship's mast or capstan is fixed (noun.artifact)
    a solid piece of something (usually having flat rectangular sides) (noun.artifact)
     
  • any maneuver made as part of progress toward a goal (noun.act)
    a move made to gain a tactical end (noun.act)
     
  • cause (a computer) to execute a single command (verb.social)
    carry out a process or program, as on a computer or a machine (verb.social)
     
  • furnish with steps (verb.possession)
    give something useful or necessary to (verb.possession)
     
  • measure (distances) by pacing (verb.change)
    express as a number or measure or quantity (verb.change)
     
  • move or proceed as if by steps into a new situation (verb.change)
    go or proceed from one point to another (verb.change)
     
  • place (a ship's mast) in its step (verb.contact)
    put into a certain place or abstract location (verb.contact)
     
  • relative position in a graded series (noun.state)
    relative status (noun.state)
     
  • shift or move by taking a step (verb.motion)
    change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically (verb.motion)
     
  • support consisting of a place to rest the foot while ascending or descending a stairway (noun.artifact)
    any device that bears the weight of another thing (noun.artifact)
     
  • the act of changing location by raising the foot and setting it down (noun.act)
    self-propelled movement (noun.act)
     
  • the distance covered by a step (noun.quantity)
    an estimated quantity (noun.quantity)
     
  • the sound of a step of someone walking (noun.event)
    the sudden occurrence of an audible event (noun.event)
     
  • treat badly (verb.social)
    interact in a certain way (verb.social)
     
  • walk a short distance to a specified place or in a specified manner (verb.motion)
    use one's feet to advance; advance by steps (verb.motion)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF step relation)

  • a mark of a foot or shoe on a surface (noun.communication)
    evidence in the form of footprints (noun.communication)
     
  • a sequence of foot movements that make up a particular dance (noun.act)
    a kind of dance step in which the dancer seems to be sliding on the spot (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (ballet) quick gliding steps with one foot always leading (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (ballet) a gliding or sliding step in ballet (noun.act)
     
  • any maneuver made as part of progress toward a goal (noun.act)
    an action taken to offset another action (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a measure undertaken by a corporation to discourage unwanted takeover attempts (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a precautionary measure warding off impending danger or damage or injury etc. (noun.act)
     
  • put down or press the foot, place the foot (verb.motion)
    place or press the foot on (verb.motion)
     
  • relative position in a graded series (noun.state)
    a step on some scale (noun.state)
     
  • shift or move by taking a step (verb.motion)
    step backwards, in boxing (verb.motion)
     
  • support consisting of a place to rest the foot while ascending or descending a stairway (noun.artifact)
    (architecture) a step on the top of a gable wall (noun.artifact)
     
  • the act of changing location by raising the foot and setting it down (noun.act)
    a step in walking or running (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (ballet) a step in dancing (especially in classical ballet) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a light or nimble tread (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a step to one side (as in boxing or dancing) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of taking a step in walking (noun.act)
     
  • the sound of a step of someone walking (noun.event)
    a heavy footfall (noun.event)
     
  • treat badly (verb.social)
    treat badly; abuse (verb.social)
     

part holonym (PART OF relation)

  • support consisting of a place to rest the foot while ascending or descending a stairway (noun.artifact)
    structural member consisting of the vertical part of a stair or step (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    structural member consisting of the horizontal part of a stair or step (noun.artifact)
     

part meronym (HAS PART relation)

  • a sequence of foot movements that make up a particular dance (noun.act)
    dancing in which the steps are more important than gestures or postures (noun.act)
     
  • support consisting of a place to rest the foot while ascending or descending a stairway (noun.artifact)
    a way of access (upward and downward) consisting of a set of steps (noun.artifact)
     

derivation (.... is derived from step)

  • furnish with steps (verb.possession)
    support consisting of a place to rest the foot while ascending or descending a stairway (noun.artifact)
     
  • measure (distances) by pacing (verb.change)
    a step in walking or running (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.quantity)
    a unit of length equal to 3 feet; defined as 91.44 centimeters; originally taken to be the average length of a stride (noun.quantity)
     
  • (noun.quantity)
    the distance covered by a step (noun.quantity)
     
  • (noun.quantity)
    a short distance (noun.quantity)
     
  • (noun.time)
    the rate of moving (especially walking or running) (noun.time)
     
  • put down or press the foot, place the foot (verb.motion)
    a mark of a foot or shoe on a surface (noun.communication)
     
  • relative position in a graded series (noun.state)
    determine the grade of or assign a grade to (verb.cognition)
     
  • (verb.cognition)
    assign a rank or rating to (verb.cognition)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    arrange according to grades (verb.contact)
     
  • (adj.all)
    taking place by degrees (adj.all)
     
  • shift or move by taking a step (verb.motion)
    the sound of a step of someone walking (noun.event)
     
  • the act of changing location by raising the foot and setting it down (noun.act)
    measure (distances) by pacing (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    shift or move by taking a step (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    put down or press the foot, place the foot (verb.motion)
     
  • the distance covered by a step (noun.quantity)
    cover or traverse by taking long steps (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    walk with slow or fast paces (verb.motion)
     
  • treat badly (verb.social)
    the practice of treating (someone or something) badly (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    cruel or inhumane treatment (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone who abuses (noun.person)
     
  • (adj.all)
    characterized by physical or psychological maltreatment (adj.all)
     

domain category (step is domain category of ....)

  • furnish with steps (verb.possession)
    the profession of designing buildings and environments with consideration for their esthetic effect (noun.act)
     
synonym also hypernym hyponym part holonym part meronym derivation measure footstep stair gradation footfall step out maneuver manoeuvre locomotion travel support block countermeasure porcupine provision guard precaution pace stride riser tread hoofing step dancing staircase stairway pace tread stride

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