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Definitions for steep

Definitions for (noun) steep

Main entry: steep Definition: a steep place (as on a hill)

Definitions for (verb) steep

Main entry: steep, infuse Definition: let sit in a liquid to extract a flavor or to cleanse Usage: steep the blossoms in oil; steep the fruit in alcohol

Main entry: engross, engulf, absorb, immerse, plunge, steep, soak up Definition: devote (oneself) fully to Usage: He immersed himself into his studies

Definitions for (adjective) steep

Main entry: steep Definition: having a sharp inclination Usage: the steep attic stairs; steep cliffs

Main entry: steep Definition: of a slope; set at a high angle Usage: note the steep incline; a steep roof sheds snow

Main entry: usurious, exorbitant, extortionate, unconscionable, steep, outrageous Definition: greatly exceeding bounds of reason or moderation Usage: exorbitant rent; extortionate prices; spends an outrageous amount on entertainment; usurious interest rate; unconscionable spending