Definition for Step (-s, stepped, stepping, stept)

step (-s, stepped, stepping, stept), v. [OE.]

  1. Walk; move by foot.
  2. March; stride.
  3. Proceed; go forth; move on; continue forward.
  4. Pace; move back and forth; [fig.] access the past and present.
  5. Alight; climb down; [fig.] shine; glow incrementally.
  6. Tread; stand momentarily; put feet down.
  7. Dance; caper; frolic; gambol.
  8. Plod; trudge; [fig.] crawl; creep.
  9. Move; overflow; overrun.
  10. Phrase. “step aside”: walk away; move out of view.

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