- a person or animal that steps, especially a horse that lifts its front legs high at the knee.
- Informal. a dancer.
Origin of stepper
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Examples from the Web for stepper
Any number may take part in the sport, and in turn act as stepper.On the Trail
Lina Beard and Adelia Belle Beard
See Empson yourself; he will put my stepper Mab to the light trap; no delay.Lord Ormont and his Aminta, Complete
He told somebody the next day that Andrew Brewster had a stepper of a daughter, but he did not give his reasons for the statement.The Portion of Labor
Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
Even now, Stepper, after being here a year, he actually doesn't realize the importance of Jimsy's getting signed up to play.
Once, a couple of years ago, Stepper noticed that he was limping, and he made him go to see the doctor.
- a person who or animal that steps, esp a horse or a dancer
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