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Related to stepping up to the plate: drop off, hot under the collar, smoother, touch base, same old same old
stepnoun achievement, act, action, advance, deed, degree, expedient, footpace, footstep, gait, gradation, grade, maneuver, milestone, move, pace, procedure, proceeding, process, progression, rundle, rung, stride, tramp, tread
See also: act, degree, expedient, operation, perambulate, period, phase, procedure, proceeding, undertaking, venture