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Definitions of walk

  1. ( baseball) an advance to first base by a batter who receives four balls; " he worked the pitcher for a base on balls"
  2. manner of walking; " he had a funny walk"
  3. live or behave in a specified manner; " walk in sadness"
  4. the act of traveling by foot; " walking is a healthy form of exercise"
  5. the act of walking somewhere; " he took a walk after lunch"
  6. a slow gait of a horse in which two feet are always on the ground
  7. careers in general; " it happens in all walks of life"
  8. obtain a base on balls, in baseball
  9. give a base on balls to; in baseball
  10. make walk; " He walks the horse up the mountain"; " Walk the dog twice a day"
  11. obtain a base on balls
  12. give a base on balls to
  13. use one's feet to advance; advance by steps; " Walk, don't run!"; " We walked instead of driving"; " She walks with a slight limp"; " The patient cannot walk yet"; " Walk over to the cabinet"
  14. accompany or escort; " I'll walk you to your car"
  15. traverse or cover by walking; " Walk the tightrope"; " Paul walked the streets of Damascus"; " She walks 3 miles every day"
  16. walk at a pace; " The horsese walked across the meadow"
  17. be or act in association with; " We must walk with our dispossessed brothers and sisters"; " Walk with God"
  18. In coffee, coconut, and other plantations, the space between them.
  19. A place for keeping and training puppies.
  20. An inclosed area of some extent to which a gamecock is confined to prepare him for fighting.
  21. To put or keep ( a puppy) in a walk; to train ( puppies) in a walk.
  22. To move in a manner likened to walking.
  23. To move along on foot; to advance by steps; to go on at a moderate pace; specifically, of two- legged creatures, to proceed at a slower or faster rate, but without running, or lifting one foot entirely before the other touches the ground.
  24. To move or go on the feet for exercise or amusement; to take one's exercise; to ramble.
  25. To be in motion; to act; to move; to wag.
  26. To behave; to pursue a course of life; to conduct one's self.
  27. To move off; to depart.
  28. To pass through, over, or upon; to traverse; to perambulate; as, to walk the streets.
  29. To cause to walk; to lead, drive, or ride with a slow pace; as to walk one's horses.
  30. To subject, as cloth or yarn, to the fulling process; to full.
  31. The act of walking, or moving on the feet with a slow pace; advance without running or leaping.
  32. The act of walking for recreation or exercise; as, a morning walk; an evening walk.
  33. Manner of walking; gait; step; as, we often know a person at a distance by his walk.
  34. A frequented track; habitual place of action; sphere; as, the walk of the historian.
  35. Conduct; course of action; behavior.
  36. The route or district regularly served by a vender; as, a milkman's walk.
  37. To be stirring; to be abroad; to go restlessly about; - said of things or persons expected to remain quiet, as a sleeping person, or the spirit of a dead person; to go about as a somnambulist or a specter.
  38. To go on foot; to move by steps; go at a moderate pace; to proceed; to behave.
  39. To traverse on foot; to cause to go on foot or at a moderate pace.
  40. Act or manner of going on foot; step or pace: gait; one of the four gaits of a horse; place for people on foot; as, the sidewalk; circle of life in which one moves; deportment.
  41. Walker.
  42. To move along leisurely on foot with alternate steps: to pace: to travel on foot: ( B.) to conduct one's self: to act or behave: to live: to be guided by.
  43. To pass through or upon: to cause to walk.
  44. Act or manner of walking: gait: that in or through which one walks: distance walked over: place for walking: path: high pasture- ground: conduct: course of life.
  45. Act or manner of walking; place for walking; conduct.
  46. To move by steps without running; to live: behave.
  47. To pass through or over at a walk.
  48. To lead, ride, or drive at a walk, as a horse.
  49. To advance by steps, without running; take a walk.
  50. To behave; live.
  51. The act of walking; a movement in which a quadruped has always two or more feet on the ground, and a biped always one foot on the ground.
  52. The manner of walking; a promenade or stroll.
  53. A place for walking; path; sidewalk; range; pasture.
  54. A course of life; conduct.
  55. The act of walking; manner of walking: gait; step; carriage; the length one walks; a place for walking; an avenue set with trees; way; road; range; place of wandering: course of life or pursuit; the slowest pace of a horse, ox, or other quadruped. A sheep- walk, high and dry land where sheep pasture.
  56. To cause to walk or step slowly; to lead, drive, or ride with a slow pace.
  57. To step along; to go, move, or travel on foot; to step; to be stirring; to move off; to depart; in the Bible, to live and act relatively to some principle of conduct. To walk over, to gain a victory without a contest.
  58. To go at a foots pace; to go or travel on foot; to ramble; to live or behave; to pursue a particular course of life.

Usage examples for walk

  1. You wouldn't have her walk in on us, would you? – King Arthur's Socks and Other Village Plays by Floyd Dell
  2. They can't walk it!" – In-Darkest-England-and-the-Way-Out by Booth, William
  3. When I left the house, I went for a long walk. – The Childerbridge Mystery by Guy Boothby
  4. " I am ready to walk home now," she said. – The Patrician by John Galsworthy
  5. So I went for a walk. – David and the Phoenix by Edward Ormondroyd
  6. And the girl, abruptly, began to walk to the end of the room. – Georgina's Reasons by Henry James
  7. May I walk home with you? – I Walked in Arden by Jack Crawford
  8. Let me take the children home, and then I will walk up with you. – The Doctor's Family by Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant
  9. I could just let you walk over me. – The Coast of Bohemia by William Dean Howells
  10. May I walk back with you? – The Day of Judgment by Joseph Hocking
  11. It will be a nice walk for them. – Faith and Unfaith by Duchess
  12. I wonder If I couldn't take a little walk. – The City of Fire by Grace Livingston Hill
  13. You know you cannot walk, Andrew. – Rico And Wiseli Rico And Stineli, And How Wiseli Was Provided For by Johanna Spyri
  14. Say you went out for a walk. – A Mummer's Wife by George Moore
  15. He's not goin' to walk! – North, South and Over the Sea by M.E. Francis (Mrs. Francis Blundell)
  16. He no more can walk about. – The Confessions of a Beachcomber by E J Banfield
  17. How did he walk? – The Life and Times of Ulric Zwingli by Johann Hottinger
  18. Won't you walk with me? – Children of the Desert by Louis Dodge
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