The mark or impression of the foot; a track; hence, visible sign of a course pursued; token; mark; as, the footsteps of divine wisdom.
- A step with the foot.
- The sound of a foot stepping. Also called footfall.
- The distance covered by a step: a footstep away.
- See footprint.
- A step on which to go up or down.
- follow in (someone's) footsteps To carry on the behavior, work, or tradition of.