In our naivete, we sometimes go rushing in where angels fear to tread.
She says that Italy must tread carefully not to allow this to happen.
“They know they must tread cautiously, and not push too hard, for too much, too soon,” he says.
Yes, we have to tread lightly with gun regulation: the right to bear arms is constitutionally protected.
Until green technologies are more mature it's a dangerous path for the GOP to tread.
A tread, every footstep of which might have been passing over them, was close at hand.
Who are ye calling back to tread again This weary walk of life?
He had the air of one who yearns to have some one tread on the tail of his coat.
There is no part of my being that is not patent to the tread of this Divine Guest.
Thou hast trodden on the grave of my child, and I worship then still, although thou mayst yet tread on my own.
Old English tredan (class V strong verb; past tense træd, past participle treden), from Proto-Germanic *tredanan (cf. Old Frisian treda, Middle Dutch treden, Old High German tretan, German treten, Gothic trudan, Old Norse troða).
early 13c., from tread (v.); in reference to automobile tires, it is recorded from 1906.