Thesaurus / footstep
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Then I heard a sound that I knew to be a footstep upon boards.

The CrossingWinston Churchill

He supposed at first it was a customer, when he heard a footstep at the door, and then caught the tinkle of the watchful bell.

Fighting the SeaEdward A. Rand

He ceased to listen all the time and to glance furtively out at every footstep.

In the Malay Peninsula the magician makes an image like a corpse, a footstep long.

He halted on the first footstep, whistling blithely to a gray-winged yellow-legs that skimmed above his head.

A Scout of To-dayIsabel Hornibrook

The sound of a footstep close at hand made them both turn their heads.

A Millionaire of YesterdayE. Phillips Oppenheim

She had not sat there long, ere she was roused by the sound of a footstep.

The English OrphansMary Jane Holmes

I soon slept soundly, but was awakened by hearing a footstep descending the stairs.

No voice was raised above a whisper; every footstep was made as light as possible.

He would instantly detect the slightest trace of a footstep on the ground, or the passage of a human body through the thicket.

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