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Adjective
So steep as to be almost vertical
“He was a dedicated hill climber, though, and on every steep slope was at or near the front.”
Adjective
Excessive in degree or amount
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“Today, people are paying steep prices for violating copyrights.”
Adjective
(of a rise or fall in an amount) Very large or rapid
“These associations started in Europe and the United States some 30 years ago at a time of rapid expansion in the road traffic industry and a steep rise in road traffic injuries.”
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That has been described as greater or better than it actually is
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Having many mountains
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Shockingly bad or excessive
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Assurgent, ascending
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Difficult to endure or accomplish
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Causing a spinning sensation
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Having crags
Verb
To soak or wet thoroughly in liquid
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“Cover the mixture, steep for two hours, then strain it through muslin cloth into a suitable watering can or pump-spray bottle.”
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To soak an item (or to be soaked) in liquid in order to gradually add or remove components to or from the item
“If you want the cider to also deter insects, gently steep some tomato leaves therein along with other strong aromatics like cedar.”
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Surround or fill with a quality or influence
“The Heath is a fascinating and worthwhile look at an area of Greater London which now abounds with sought-after residences and is steeped in history.”
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To fill or be in every part of
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Make (meat) more tender by beating or slow cooking
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Prepare by boiling
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To boil food briefly so that it is partly cooked
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To crush into a soft, wet, shapeless, and pulpy mass
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To physically assimilate or take, especially a liquid
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Face or brink of a rock, mountain
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A mixture of charcoal, clay, etc.
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A part of the side of a hill or mountain, especially as a place for skiing
Noun
Unashamed swindling or overcharging
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