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Synonyms of 'tread'

(verb) 
Definition
to walk along (a path or road)
She trod casually, enjoying the sensation of bare feet on grass.
Synonyms
step
One of them accidentally stepped on my hand.
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walk
They walked in silence for a while.
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march
A Scottish battalion was marching down the street.
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pace
I paced the room nervously.
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stamp
He received a ban last week after stamping on the referee's foot.
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stride
He turned abruptly and strode off down the corridor.
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hike
You could hike through the Fish River Canyon.
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tramp
They put on their coats and tramped through the fallen snow.
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trudge
We had to trudge up the track back to the station.
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plod
He plodded slowly up the hill.
(noun) 
Definition
a way of walking or the sound of walking
We could hear their heavy tread and an occasional coarse laugh.
Synonyms
step
I took a step towards him.
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walk
Despite his gangling walk, George was a good dancer.
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pace
Their pace quickened as they approached their cars.
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stride
He walked with long strides.
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footstep
I heard footsteps outside.
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gait
His gait was peculiarly awkward.
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footfall

phrasal verb

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Additional synonyms

in the sense of footstep
Definition
a step in walking
I heard footsteps outside.
Synonyms
footfall
in the sense of gait
Definition
(of horses and dogs) the pattern of footsteps at a particular speed, such as a trot
His gait was peculiarly awkward.
Synonyms
manner of walking
in the sense of hike
Definition
to walk a long way in the country, usually for pleasure
You could hike through the Fish River Canyon.
Synonyms
leg it (informal),
back-pack,
hoof it (slang)

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