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Related to steps up to the plate: take it on the chin, same old same old, pay a visit, along the lines, can't hack it, To Say the Least, worse for wear
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