Put one's foot down - Crossword Clue

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  1. assert to be true; "The letter asserts a free society"
  2. beg persistently and urgently; "I importune you to help them"
  3. be emphatic or resolute and refuse to budge; "I must insist!"
  1. support consisting of a place to rest the foot while ascending or descending a stairway; "he paused on the bottom step"
  2. a solid block joined to the beams in which the heel of a ship's mast or capstan is fixed
  3. a mark of a foot or shoe on a surface; "the police made casts of the footprints in the soft earth outside the window"
  4. a musical interval of two semitones
  5. the sound of a step of someone walking; "he heard footsteps on the porch"
  6. the distance covered by a step; "he stepped off ten paces from the old tree and began to dig"
  7. move or proceed as if by steps into a new situation; "She stepped into a life of luxury"; "he won't step into his father's footsteps"
  8. a short distance; "it's only a step to the drugstore"
  9. relative position in a graded series; "always a step behind"; "subtle gradations in color"; "keep in step with the fashions"
  10. measure (distances) by pacing; "step off ten yards"
  11. plac
  1. walk heavily; "The men stomped through the snow in their heavy boots"
  2. a dance involving a rhythmical stamping step
  1. apply (the tread) to a tire
  2. brace (an archer's bow) by pressing the foot against the center
  3. mate with; "male birds tread the females"
  4. crush as if by treading on; "tread grapes to make wine"
  5. tread or stomp heavily or roughly; "The soldiers trampled across the fields"
  6. put down or press the foot, place the foot; "For fools rush in where angels fear to tread"; "step on the brake"
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