Synonyms Of footstep


Definition Of footstep


a step taken by a person in walking, especially as heard by another person.

The door opened and he heard the footsteps as Ben walked in and closed the door behind him.

Example Of footstep

  • As she walked towards the town centre with a friend, she heard footsteps behind her.

  • At night time it is said you can still hear her footsteps as she ascends that staircase.

  • Doreen was lying awake in a hospital room when she heard the footsteps coming to her door in the early hours.

  • Finally she heard a faint footstep , a click-clacking of undoubtedly expensive shoes that grew heavier as they came nearer.

  • He heard footsteps from behind the black door, and a shadow formed underneath it.

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