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noun as in flight of stairs

noun as in porch

noun as in stairs

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Example Sentences

One of the honor guard approached with slow, measured steps and presented the flag to a uniformed captain.

With prescription drug abuse rampant in the U.S., New York is taking steps to stop it.

There are two sets of steps leading from the front doors of Phi Kappa Psi house.

Steps can be taken to protect people with ID when they are involved with the criminal justice system.

But there are some parts of the U.S. taking steps in that direction.

They ran side by side across the yard to a roofed flight of steps that led to the printing-office.

Analysis and practice in preparation are the steps over which we must climb to the platform of power.

He rose upon it, it was under him, he felt its lift and irresistible momentum; almost it bore him up the steps.

"To R——," replied the man, as he turned silently and sullenly to retrace his steps.

She tottered up the steps, clutching feebly at the post before passing into the house.


On this page you'll find 113 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to steps, such as: staircase, stairwell, escalier, flight, flight of steps, and pair of stairs.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.