step on


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step on

vb (intr, preposition)
1. to place or press the foot on
2. informal to behave harshly or contemptuously towards
3. (Recreational Drugs) slang to adulterate drugs
4. step on it informal to go more quickly, hurry up
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.step on - place or press the foot onstep on - place or press the foot on; "He stepped on the hem of her long gown"
tread, step - put down or press the foot, place the foot; "For fools rush in where angels fear to tread"; "step on the brake"
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