Put one's foot down - Crossword Clue

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  1. be emphatic or resolute and refuse to budge; "I must insist!"
  2. assert to be true; "The letter asserts a free society"
  3. beg persistently and urgently; "I importune you to help them"
  1. shift or move by taking a step; "step back"
  2. put down or press the foot, place the foot; "For fools rush in where angels fear to tread"; "step on the brake"
  3. walk a short distance to a specified place or in a specified manner; "step over to the blackboard"
  4. move with one's feet in a specific manner; "step lively"
  5. furnish with steps; "The architect wants to step the terrace"
  6. any maneuver made as part of progress toward a goal; "the situation called for strong measures"; "the police took steps to reduce crime"
  7. treat badly; "This boss abuses his workers"; "She is always stepping on others to get ahead"
  8. the act of changing location by raising the foot and setting it down; "he walked with unsteady steps"
  9. cause (a computer) to execute a single command
  10. a sequence of foot movements that make up a particular dance; "he taught them the waltz step"
  11. support consisting of a place to rest the foot while
  1. walk heavily; "The men stomped through the snow in their heavy boots"
  2. a dance involving a rhythmical stamping step
  1. brace (an archer's bow) by pressing the foot against the center
  2. mate with; "male birds tread the females"
  3. crush as if by treading on; "tread grapes to make wine"
  4. tread or stomp heavily or roughly; "The soldiers trampled across the fields"
  5. put down or press the foot, place the foot; "For fools rush in where angels fear to tread"; "step on the brake"
  6. apply (the tread) to a tire
Clue Database Last Updated: 19/06/2018 9:00am

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