STEEP

steep

1. [Adjective]: having a sharp inclination; "the steep attic stairs"; "steep cliffs"

2. [Noun]: a steep place (as on a hill)

3. greatly exceeding bounds of reason or moderation; "exorbitant rent"; "extortionate prices"; "spends an outrageous amount on entertainment"; "usorious interest rate"; "unconscionable spending"

4. of a slope; set at a high angle; "note the steep incline"; "a steep roof sheds snow"

5. [Verb]: let sit in a liquid to extract a flavor or to cleanse; "steep the blossoms in oil"; "steep the fruit in alcohol"

6. [Verb]: engross (oneself) fully; "He immersed himself into his studies"

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