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1. One that steps, especially in a fast or spirited manner.
2. Informal A dancer.


a person or animal that steps, esp a horse or a dancer


(ˈstɛp ər)

a person or animal that steps.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.stepper - a professional dancer
dancer, professional dancer, terpsichorean - a performer who dances professionally
2.stepper - a motor (especially an electric motor) that moves or rotates in small discrete steps
motor - machine that converts other forms of energy into mechanical energy and so imparts motion
3.stepper - a horse trained to lift its feet high off the ground while walking or trotting
Equus caballus, horse - solid-hoofed herbivorous quadruped domesticated since prehistoric times
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Of course there's no one to tell us whose fault that was," said Jerry, "and as long as I don't know I shall give him the benefit of the doubt; for a firmer, neater stepper I never rode.
40 steppers and a skeleton buggy to meet you at the top of the hill and drive you over to the cabin.
Back in the hills, there, he's got a ranch of five hundred an' eighty acres, bought it dirt cheap, too; an' I want to tell you I could travel around in a different tourin' car every day in the week just outa the profits he makes on that ranch from the horses all the way from heavy draughts to fancy steppers.
Global and Chinese Stepper drive Market Report, 2016 makes some important proposals for a new project of Stepper drive Industry before evaluating its feasibility.
STEPPER UK has launched ultra-thin plastic frames which include the 'SI 30059' for women and the 'SI 20033' for men (pictured right).
ZEISS and STEPPER EYEWEAR have signed a license agreement that allows STEPPER the exclusive use of the ZEISS trademark for manufacturing and worldwide distribution of optical frames, sunglasses and accessories.
To engage the audience and rouse enthusiasm, one stepper will often break from the group form to show off, or "freak.
A very small, ultra-flat stepper motor is now available from Nanotec Electronic US Inc.
The affordability ratio for second steppers to trade up is calculated as the average price of a typical second stepper home minus the second stepper's current equity position, as a ratio of average earnings.
But Tony Filice, director of Cardiff estate agents Kelvin Francis, said the second stepper problem may be overstated.
The second stepper affordability measure in the UK now stands at the highest level since records began in 1987 - 5.
Engineers can choose from an array of electric motors, although most electronic-industry applications rely on permanent magnet brush-commutated DC motors, brushless DC motors and hybrid stepper motors.