noun, plural steenboks (especially collectively) steenbok.
a small antelope, Raphicerus campestris, of grassy areas of eastern and southern Africa.
noun (pl) -boks, -bok
a small antelope, Raphicerus campestris, of central and southern Africa, having a reddish-brown coat and straight smooth horns Also called steinbok
noun 1. (South African) a variety of sea bream, Lithognathos lithognathos, valued as a food fish in South Africa
adjective, steeper, steepest. 1. having an almost vertical slope or pitch, or a relatively high gradient, as a hill, an ascent, stairs, etc. 2. (of a price or amount) unduly high; exorbitant: Those prices are too steep for me. 3. extreme or incredible, as a statement or story. 4. high or lofty. noun 5. a […]
verb (used with object) 1. to soak in water or other liquid, as to soften, cleanse, or extract some constituent: to steep tea in boiling-hot water; to steep reeds for basket weaving. 2. to wet thoroughly in or with a liquid; drench; saturate; imbue. 3. to immerse in or saturate or imbue with some pervading, […]
verb (used with or without object) 1. to make or become steeper. verb 1. to become or cause to become steep or steeper