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  • 1false step — index fault (mistake) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 2false step — false′ step′ n. 1) a stumble 2) an unwise or blundering act …

    From formal English to slang

  • 3false step — ► NOUN 1) a slip or stumble. 2) a mistake …

    English terms dictionary

  • 4false step — n. 1. a misstep; stumble 2. a social blunder …

    English World dictionary

  • 5false step — 1. a stumble. 2. an unwise or blundering act. * * * false step noun 1. A stumble 2. A false move • • • Main Entry: ↑false * * * false step, 1. a wrong step; stumble …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 6false step — /fɔls ˈstɛp/ (say fawls step) noun 1. a stumble. 2. an unwise act: *A false step at this stage, if we re not careful, will deepen the quagmire. –aap news, 1997 …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 7false step — Synonyms and related words: balk, bevue, false move, inadvertence, inadvertency, lapse, lapsus calami, lapsus linguae, loose thread, miscue, misstep, omission, oversight, slip, slipup, stumble, trip, wrong step …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 8false step — noun a) A misstep; a stumble. There have been several false steps made on the campaign trail, none tragic. b) An erroneous action or decision …

    Wiktionary

  • 9false step — 1. a stumble. 2. an unwise or blundering act. * * * …

    Universalium

  • 10false step — noun a slip or stumble. ↘a mistake …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 11One False Step for Mankind — Designer(s) James Ernest Publisher(s) Cheapass Games Players 3–6 Setup time 5 10 minutes Playing time 120–180 minutes Random chance Medium …

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  • 12One False Step (Stargate SG-1) — One False Step Episodio de Stargate SG 1 250px Título Un paso en falso Episodio nº 19 Temporada 2 …

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  • 13take a false step — make a wrong move, make an error …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 14step — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 in walking, running, etc. ADJECTIVE ▪ large, small ▪ heavy, light ▪ quick, slow ▪ hesitant …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 15false — adj. & adv. adj. 1 not according with fact; wrong, incorrect (a false idea). 2 a spurious, sham, artificial (false gods; false teeth; false modesty). b acting as such; appearing to be such, esp. deceptively (a false lining). 3 illusory; not… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 16false move — Synonyms and related words: balk, bevue, false step, inadvertence, inadvertency, lapse, lapsus calami, lapsus linguae, loose thread, miscue, misstep, omission, oversight, slip, slipup, stumble, trip, wrong step …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 17False Decretals — • A name given to certain apocryphal papal letters contained in a collection of canon laws composed about the middle of the ninth century by an author who uses the pseudonym of Isidore Mercator, in the opening preface to the collection Catholic… …

    Catholic encyclopedia

  • 18false — W3S3 [fo:ls US fo:ls] adj ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(untrue)¦ 2¦(wrong)¦ 3¦(not real)¦ 4¦(not sincere)¦ 5 false economy 6 under false pretences 7 false move/step 8 false imprisonment/arrest ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 900 1000; : Latin; …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19step — I n. placing the foot 1) to make, take a step (to take a step backward) 2) to retrace one s steps 3) a giant (usu. fig.); mincing step 4) (usu. fig.) step by step sequence of movements (dancing) 5) to execute, perform a step stride in marching… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 20False position method — The false position method or regula falsi method is a term for problem solving methods in algebra and calculus. In simple terms, these methods begin by attempting to evaluate a problem using test ( false ) values for the variables, and then… …

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