Meaning of goose step
- a marching step of some infantries in which the legs are swung high and kept straight and stiff.
- a military exercise in which the body is balanced on one foot, without advancing, while the other foot is swung forward and back.
Pronunciation: (gs'step"), [key]
— -stepped, -step•ping.
- to march in a goose step: Troops goose-stepped past the reviewing stand.