Examples from the Web for footstep
For three years I had been listening to the voice of Hope, and for three years I had waited for a footstep on my threshold.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
You can hear every footstep, which detracts from the experience exponentially.
Then I heard a sound that I knew to be a footstep upon boards.The Crossing|Winston Churchill
He supposed at first it was a customer, when he heard a footstep at the door, and then caught the tinkle of the watchful bell.Fighting the Sea|Edward A. Rand
He ceased to listen all the time and to glance furtively out at every footstep.The Border Legion|Zane Grey
In the Malay Peninsula the magician makes an image like a corpse, a footstep long.
He halted on the first footstep, whistling blithely to a gray-winged yellow-legs that skimmed above his head.A Scout of To-day|Isabel Hornibrook
British Dictionary definitions for footstep
Word Origin and History for footstep
Idioms and Phrases with footstep
see follow in someone's footsteps.