a person or animal that steps, usually in a specified manner, as a dancer or a horse
- One that steps, especially in a fast or spirited manner.
- Informal A dancer.
- A dancer.
- A person or animal that steps energetically or high.
- A kind of electric motor (a stepper mot) that advances in steps rather than smoothly.
- A device used in the manufacture of microcircuits to apply a photolithographic image repeatedly, at regular intervals (by imaging, moving a step and repeating).