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Synonyms for step in

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  1. pantie, panty, scanty, step-in(verb)

    short underpants for women or children (usually used in the plural)

    panty, step-in, scanty, pantie

  2. intervene, step in, interfere, interpose(verb)

    get involved, so as to alter or hinder an action, or through force or threat of force

    "Why did the U.S. not intervene earlier in WW II?"

    deputize, interject, inject, intervene, deputise, throw in, come in, interfere, interpose, put in, substitute

  3. substitute, deputize, deputise, step in(verb)

    act as a substitute

    "She stood in for the soprano who suffered from a cold"

    depute, fill in, sub, exchange, intervene, interpose, deputise, stand in, interfere, replace, deputize, interchange, substitute

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How to use step in in a sentence?

  1. Ken Paxton:

    The president’s revised immigration order is constitutional, lawful, addresses the 9thCircuit’s concerns and is a vital step in securing our borders, a temporary pause in the national refugee program will give the government time to review and determine how we can improve the screening process for foreign nationals seeking to enter the U.S. from six countries designated as ‘countries of concern’.

  2. Minnesota Twins:

    We have a group of young players here in Minnesota, a nucleus of young guys that were really coming into their own in a lot of ways, i think some of those guys were ready to take the next step in their career offensively, and a couple of those guys were doing that at the same time. We also complemented them with some quality, veteran players.

  3. Paul Kanitra:

    If people are not going to be responsible and protect themselves and others from this pandemic, then the government is forced to step in and restore common sense to save lives.

  4. Dale Earnhardt Jr.:

    I'm not going to be held accountable and she can do whatever she wants, i figure if we ever get to that step in life that I owe her that much, so I'll have to put up with that. But I'm free of all my obligations in that regard.

  5. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani:

    Salma Dam is another big step in deepening and broadening the relationship between Afghanistan and India.


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