5000 Vocabulary List for Visiting Scholars in the USA - Page 552
Word Type Used in a Sentence Synonym
steal verb We will steal into the enemy camp. sneak
steam noun Steam was coming from the locomotive. vapor
verb She steamed the buns for breakfast. cooked
verb The ship steamed into port. sailed
steamer noun We took a steamer to Shanghai. ship
steel noun The knife was made of fine steel. iron alloy
steep adj. We went up a steep mountain. sharp incline
adj. There was a steep rise in salaries. rapid rate
steer verb We steered the ship away from harm. navigated
noun They raised the steers to eat. beef cattle
stem noun The stem of the plant is not edible. stalk
verb It stems from their lack of education. comes
steps noun Be careful coming up the steps. stair