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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. Dimple Chaudhary:

    It appears to be a step in the right direction, it's a step that NRDC and its partners and have been suggesting. We have been asking the city and the state to undertake a comprehensive lead replacement project.

  2. Sheri Guyse:

    A few of their demands were met, and of course that's a step in the right direction, but the only thing I'm feeling really good about today is that there's a big election in November where a lot of these legislators will lose their jobs.

  3. Jeff Slagle:

    I guess it's a very small step in the right direction. But far from what I'd like to see in terms of being compensated.

  4. Eileen Decker:

    The application filed today in federal court is another step -- a potentially important step -- in the process of learning everything we possibly can about the attack in San Bernardino.

  5. Ben Enticknap:

    We want to see the drift gillnets banned and we're hoping this is a significant step in that direction.


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