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steptoe

[step-toh]
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noun Western U.S.
  1. an isolated hill or mountain surrounded by lava.
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Origin of steptoe

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Historical Examples

  • Mr. Steptoe was only able to say, that he could not help it.

    Southern Literature From 1579-1895

    Louise Manly

  • The question came from Steptoe himself, who appeared on the threshold.

    The Dust Flower

    Basil King

  • Steptoe was prepared to stand back to back with his employer.

    The Dust Flower

    Basil King

  • When the engagement was announced, Steptoe had given up hope.

    The Dust Flower

    Basil King

  • “You can syve yourself the trouble, Mrs. Courage,” Steptoe informed her.

    The Dust Flower

    Basil King