Having a sharp inclination (synset 301148372)
"the steep attic stairs"; "steep cliffs"
Greatly exceeding bounds of reason or moderation (synset 301538377)
"exorbitant rent"; "extortionate prices"; "spends an outrageous amount on entertainment"; "usurious interest rate"; "unconscionable spending"similar: immoderate - beyond reasonable limits
Of a slope;
Set at a high angle (synset 301208836)"note the steep incline"; "a steep roof sheds snow"similar: high - (literal meaning) being at or having a relatively great or specific elevation or upward extension (sometimes used in combinations like `knee-high')
Devote (oneself) fully to (synset 200602438)
"He immersed himself into his studies"
Let sit in a liquid to extract a flavor or to cleanse (synset 200328172)
"steep the blossoms in oil"; "steep the fruit in alcohol"hyponym:synonym: infuseverb group: infuse - undergo the process of infusion
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