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Synonyms for footstep

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. footfall, footstep, step(noun)

    the sound of a step of someone walking

    "he heard footsteps on the porch"

    measure, tone, dance step, footprint, footmark, pace, footfall, stone's throw, gradation, whole tone, stride, step, stair, whole step

  2. footstep(noun)

    the act of taking a step in walking

    pace, step, footfall, stride

  3. footstep, pace, step, stride(noun)

    the distance covered by a step

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

    tread, gait, stone's throw, stair, yard, pace, whole tone, step, tempo, measure, footfall, dance step, gradation, tone, rate, whole step, footmark, footprint, stride


  1. footstep(noun)

    tread, trail, pace, footprint, track, path, riser, stride, step, footfall, point, plod

  2. footstep(noun)

    footprint, footfall, pace, tread, path, step, stride, riser, trail, point, plod, track

  3. footstep(noun)

    plod, footprint, track, point, footfall, pace, riser, stride, step, path, tread, trail

  4. footstep(noun)

    footprint, tread, track, footfall, step, stride, trail, point, path, plod, riser, pace

  5. footstep(noun)

    trail, footfall, point, tread, path, step, stride, riser, plod, footprint, pace, track

  6. footstep(noun)

    step, pace, track, stride, tread, trail, plod, footfall, point, path, riser, footprint

  7. footstep(noun)

    An inclined plane under a hand printing press.

    point, track, tread, footprint, stride, path, pace, trail, plod, footfall, riser, step

  8. footstep(noun)

    trail, stride, track, pace, footfall, plod, path, tread, footprint, point, step, riser

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. footstep

    A memorial is that which is intended or fitted to bring to remembrance something that has passed away; it may be vast and stately. On the other hand, a slight token of regard may be a cherished memorial of a friend; either a concrete object or an observance may be a memorial. A vestige is always slight compared with that whose existence it recalls; as, scattered mounds containing implements, weapons, etc., are vestiges of a former civilization. A vestige is always a part of that which has passed away; a trace may be merely the mark made by something that has been present or passed by, and that is still existing, or some slight evidence of its presence or of the effect it has produced; as, traces of game were observed by the hunter. Compare CHARACTERISTIC.

    footmark, footprint, impression, mark, memorial, remains, remnant, sign, token, trace, track, trail, vestige

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. footstep(n.)

    footprint, footmark, footfall, track, trace

  2. footstep(n.)

    token, mark, sign, vestige

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Translations for footstep

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  • атлау, эҙ, аҙым, баҫҡысBashkir
  • крачка, стъпка, стъпало, шум от стъпкиBulgarian
  • Schritt, FußabdruckGerman
  • paso, peldañoSpanish
  • sammude kõla, jälg, jalajälgEstonian
  • trace de pas, pas, empreinte, enjambée, bruit de pas, marcheFrench
  • lábnyom, nyomdok, lépésHungarian
  • քայլArmenian
  • vestigiumLatin
  • āhiki, takahanga waewaeMāori
  • voetstap, voet, spoor, tree, pas, voetafdruk, tredeDutch
  • след, шаг, ступенькаRussian
  • ayak iziTurkish

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