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    stairs

    "Those stairs are very steep".

    What would be the opposite to steep stairs?

    1) Ours are gently sloping
    2) Ours are shellow

    What would you say, please?

    Thank you.

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    Re: stairs

    That's an interesting question! I don't think I've ever needed to talk about 'non-steep' stairs.

    "Shellow" is not a word. Shallow is the correct spelling.

    It would depend on context, but I think 'gently sloping' might work.

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    Re: stairs

    I guess I usually just negate it, instead of using an antonym.

    The stairs aren't very steep.
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