Bedeutung von "steep" - als Fremdsprache


adjective uk us /stiːp/

B1 A steep slope, hill, etc goes up or down very quickly:

The hill was too steep to cycle up.

A steep increase or fall in something is very big and quick:

a steep rise in prices
PRICE informal

very expensive:

Hotel prices are steep at $300 for a room.
steeply adverb

Food prices have risen steeply.
steepness noun [ U ]

(Definition von "steep adjective" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)