step turn

  1. a turn in which a skier lifts one ski from the snow, faces the ski slightly outward in the direction to be turned, sets it down, and brings the other ski around so that both skis are parallel.

Origin of step turn

First recorded in 1940–45

Words Nearby step turn Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use step turn in a sentence

  • Sometimes he could hear her step turn at the door, once he saw her black dress as she walked away.

    Old Kensington | Miss Thackeray