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See definition of footsteps on Dictionary.com
  • as intrail
  • as intread

synonyms for footsteps

  • aisle
  • pathway
  • road
  • route
  • stream
  • train
  • byway
  • footpath
  • footprints
  • groove
  • mark
  • marks
  • rut
  • scent
  • spoor
  • stroll
  • tail
  • trace
  • wake
  • way
  • beaten track
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How to use footsteps in a sentence

How long he lay there he did not know, but he opened his eyes when from the outside he heard hurried footsteps.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
"Nearer and nearer came the footsteps," read Luther, pausing at each word to make sure of it.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
As he invariably left a note behind him promising to "be quiet about it," Isabel ceased to haunt his footsteps.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
As the girl spoke, footsteps were heard ascending the creaky wooden stair.
THE GARRET AND THE GARDENR.M. BALLANTYNE
There was another clatter of footsteps upon the porch as old Mr. Chumley opened the outer door.
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
Mr. Middleton, with shaking limbs and halting footsteps, assisted his wife to her room.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
It wasn't long before he heard the footsteps of the messenger crunching along the alley.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
Nor could the print of human footsteps be seen, but only indentations left by innumerable tiny cloven feet.
HONEY-BEEANATOLE FRANCE
Her father now began to advance with more rapid footsteps in the career of dissipation.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
The sound of approaching footsteps here brought the interview to an abrupt close.
THE FLOATING LIGHT OF THE GOODWIN SANDSR.M. BALLANTYNE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO FOOTSTEPS

  • aisle
  • beaten track
  • byway
  • footpath
  • footprints
  • footsteps
  • groove
  • mark
  • marks
  • pathway
  • road
  • route
  • rut
  • scent
  • spoor
  • stream
  • stroll
  • tail
  • trace
  • train
  • wake
  • way
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.