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Step back or you’ll get hit by the ball.
I stepped on the platform and started to speak.
Another soldier was injured when he stepped on a landmine.
Sally stepped gingerly into the icy water.
We stepped aside to let them pass.
He stepped from his car and helped her out.
Please step inside and wait for a moment.
characters that might have stepped straight out of the pages of Mark Twain
He challenged the guy to step outside for a minute.
This is the American English definition of step. View British English definition of step.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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