A portable step or set of steps, as a short stepladder or low platform, used for reaching high cupboards, shelves, etc.
A continuous length or extent of something:
The definition of a scale is an outer protective layer made up of flat, rigid, overlapping plates.
Find another word for ladder. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for ladder, like: stair, stairway, step-stool, safety-rail, ravel, step-ladder, ramp, handhold, ledge, rung and belay.