high-step

[hahy-step]

verb (used without object), high-stepped, high-step·ping.

to walk or run by raising the legs higher than normal.

verb (used with object), high-stepped, high-step·ping.

to approach or step over by high-stepping.

Origin of high-step

First recorded in 1840–50
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