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Definition of "treading" []

  • Present participle of tread. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "treading" in a sentence
  • "Every so often one of them flew back to check on the Magician, who was doing what he called treading water, though it looked exactly like swimming in place."
  • "Very, very careful treading is necessary here — but speed is also of the essence."
  • "Erdrich is again treading on familiar ground, considering questions of religion and identity while adding another complex layer to the life of one of her characters."