sidestep - definition and synonyms

verb 

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/ˈsaɪdˌstep/
present tense
I/you/we/theysidestep
he/she/itsidesteps
present participlesidestepping
past tensesidestepped
past participlesidestepped
  1. 2
    [intransitive/transitive] to step quickly to the side

derived word

sidestep

 

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noun [countable]
singularsidestep
pluralsidesteps