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Definitions and Synonyms of footstep | Another word for footstep | What is footstep?

Definition 1: the act of taking a step in walking - [noun denoting act]

(footstep is a kind of ...) the act of changing location by raising the foot and setting it down

"he walked with unsteady steps"

Definition 2: the sound of a step of someone walking - [noun denoting event]

Samples where footstep or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he heard footsteps on the porch

Synonyms for footstep in the sense of this definition

(footstep is a kind of ...) the sudden occurrence of an audible event

"the sound awakened them"

(... is a kind of footstep ) a heavy footfall

"the tramp of military boots"

Definition 3: the distance covered by a step - [noun denoting quantity]

Samples where footstep or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he stepped off ten paces from the old tree and began to dig

Synonyms for footstep in the sense of this definition

(footstep is a kind of ...) an estimated quantity

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