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Synonyms for walk

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Wiktionary4.0 / 1 vote

  1. walknoun

    get off, go free, acquit

  2. walknoun

    To move on the feet by alternately setting each foot (or pair or group of feet, in the case of animals with four or more feet) forward, with at least one foot on the ground at all times. Compare run.

    I take a walk every morning

    stroll, hike, trek

  3. walkverb

    To walk free, i.e. to win, or avoid, a criminal court case, particularly when actually guilty.

    If you can’t present a better case, that robber is going to walk.

    hike, trek

  4. walknoun

    Of an object, to be stolen.

    If you leave your wallet lying around, it’s going to walk.

    steal, nick, pinch

  5. walknoun

    A manner of walking; a person's style of walking.

    The Ministry of Silly Walks is underfunded this year


  6. walkverb

    A path, sidewalk/pavement or other maintained place on which to walk. Compare trail.

    pavement, path, footpath, sidewalk

  7. walkverb

    To full; to beat cloth to give it the consistency of felt.

    waulk, full

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms3.3 / 3 votes

  1. walk

    step, stride, march, stalk, plod, tread, tramp, trudge

    halt, stop, stand still, ride

Princeton's WordNet2.2 / 5 votes

  1. walk, walkingnoun

    the act of traveling by foot

    "walking is a healthy form of exercise"

    base on balls, paseo, walkway, walk of life, manner of walking, pass, walking


  2. base on balls, walk, passnoun

    (baseball) an advance to first base by a batter who receives four balls

    "he worked the pitcher for a base on balls"

    go, passing, notch, walk of life, liberty chit, walkway, strait, fling, crack, head, laissez passer, mountain pass, straits, bye, passing play, passing game, flip, passport, pass, qualifying, paseo, toss, walking, whirl, base on balls, manner of walking, offer


  3. walk, manner of walkingnoun

    manner of walking

    "he had a funny walk"

    base on balls, paseo, walkway, walk of life, manner of walking, pass, walking


  4. walknoun

    the act of walking somewhere

    "he took a walk after lunch"

    walking, manner of walking, paseo, walkway, walk of life, base on balls, pass


  5. walk, walkway, paseonoun

    a path set aside for walking

    "after the blizzard he shoveled the front walk"

    base on balls, paseo, walkway, walk of life, manner of walking, pass, walking


  6. walknoun

    a slow gait of a horse in which two feet are always on the ground

    walking, manner of walking, paseo, walkway, walk of life, base on balls, pass


  7. walk of life, walkverb

    careers in general

    "it happens in all walks of life"

    base on balls, paseo, walkway, walk of life, manner of walking, pass, walking


  8. walkverb

    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"

    take the air


  9. walkverb

    accompany or escort

    "I'll walk you to your car"

    take the air


  10. walkverb

    obtain a base on balls

    take the air


  11. walkverb

    traverse or cover by walking

    "Walk the tightrope"; "Paul walked the streets of Damascus"; "She walks 3 miles every day"

    take the air


  12. walkverb

    give a base on balls to

    take the air


  13. walkverb

    live or behave in a specified manner

    "walk in sadness"

    take the air


  14. walkverb

    be or act in association with

    "We must walk with our dispossessed brothers and sisters"; "Walk with God"

    take the air


  15. walkverb

    walk at a pace

    "The horses walked across the meadow"

    take the air


  16. walkverb

    make walk

    "He walks the horse up the mountain"; "Walk the dog twice a day"

    take the air


  17. walk, take the airverb

    take a walk; go for a walk; walk for pleasure

    "The lovers held hands while walking"; "We like to walk every Sunday"

    take the air


Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. walkverb

    go on foot, travel

  2. walkverb

    behave, conduct one's self

  3. walknoun

    step, gait, carriage, manner of walking

  4. walknoun

    sphere, beat, career, course

  5. walknoun

    conduct, behavior

  6. walknoun

    avenue, path, alley

  7. walknoun

    promenade, stroll

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How to use walk in a sentence?

  1. Leron Gubler:

    The Hollywood Walk of Fame is a registered historic landmark, once a star has been added to the Walk, it is considered a part of the historic fabric of the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Because of this, we have never removed a star from the Walk.

  2. Richard Milhous Nixon:

    So you are lean and mean and resourceful and you continue to walk on the edge of the precipice because over the years you have become fascinated by how close you can walk without losing your balance.

  3. State John Kerry:

    If we walk away, we walk away alone. Our partners are not going to be with us. Instead they'll walk away from the tough multilateral sanctions that brought Iran to the negotiating table in the first place.

  4. Pierre Lacey:

    He's going to walk a quarter mile from his house in a pair of shoes that's two sizes too small after he takes off his new pair of shoes - and this is a 17-year-old black kid with a brand new pair of Jordan's on. He's going to take those Jordan's off and just get rid of them and put on some shoes that's not his -- we don't know where he got them from, no laces in them -- and continue to walk down this dirt road late at night to swing set in the middle of the trailer park and hang himself, how can I believe that.

  5. Robert Riener:

    They (patients) have to walk a lot, they have to do intensive training and walk on that treadmill while being body weight supported and the robot guides the legs and enables them to walk, which they could not do at all without this device.

Translations for walk

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  • stap, loop, padAfrikaans
  • ተራመደ, መራመድAmharic
  • تمشّى, مشى, مشي, سيرArabic
  • прагулкаBelarusian
  • вървя, отивам, ходяBulgarian
  • ཞབས་གོམ་བཀྱོན, གོམ་པ་རྒྱགTibetan Standard
  • passeig, passejada, caminarCatalan, Valencian
  • chodit, jít, procházkaCzech
  • cerddedWelsh
  • vandre, vandretur, gå fri, gangart, gå, fodsti, gang, gå tur med, gåturDanish
  • spazieren gehen, gehen, begleiten, wegkommen, Spaziergang, werden, Weg, laufen, freikommen, freilassen, wandern, ausführenGerman
  • βαδίζω, περπατώ, ΠερπατήστεGreek
  • marŝo, promeni, promenoEsperanto
  • trayecto, pasear, caminar, paseo, andares, andar, acompañar, trechoSpanish
  • kõndima, jalutuskäikEstonian
  • ibiliBasque
  • گام زدن, پیاده رفتن, پیاده‌روی, گشتن, راه رفتنPersian
  • vapaataival, taluttaa, ulkoiluttaa, kävellä, kävelyretki, kävelytyyli, käydä, kävelytie, kävely, lähteä kävelemään, lähteä, kävelymatka, kävelyttää, vanuttaa, saattaaFinnish
  • se casser, ficher le camp, marcher, démarche, balade, se barrer, accompagner, battre, faire, raccompagner, marche, but-sur-balles, à pied, promener, s'envoler, allée, se tirer, se promener, parcourir, promenadeFrench
  • geanWestern Frisian
  • siúl, siúil, siúlánIrish
  • coiseachd, coisichScottish Gaelic
  • camiñar, andarGalician
  • הלך, לקח לטיול, צורת הליכה, טיול, הוליך, הָלִיכָהHebrew
  • जाना, टहलना, चलना, टहल लोHindi
  • séta, menni, járniHungarian
  • զբոսանք, քայլելArmenian
  • ambular, promenarInterlingua
  • jalan, berjalanIndonesian
  • promenarIdo
  • labba, gangaIcelandic
  • camminare, camminata, andare a piedi, sodareItalian
  • לָלHebrew
  • 散歩, 歩き回る, フォアボール, 歩く, 歩道, 四球, 徒歩Japanese
  • სვლა, სიარულიGeorgian
  • ដើរKhmer
  • 가다, 걷다, 산책Korean
  • ڕۆیشتن, پیاسهKurdish
  • vado, perigrinatio, iter, gradior, ambulo, inambulo, via, ambulateLatin
  • ຍ່າງLao
  • vaikščioti, eitiLithuanian
  • staigāt, ietLatvian
  • haere-a-waewaeMāori
  • од, пешачи, врвица, шета, иде, прошетува, патека, прошетка, одиMacedonian
  • явган явахMongolian
  • chalaneMarathi
  • berjalanMalay
  • လမ်းလျှောက်, လျှောက်Burmese
  • uitlaten, loopje, lopen, wandeling, wandelen, vrijuit gaan, stappen, padDutch
  • gå, gå på tur med, vandre, slippe løs, spasere, gå ut med hundenNorwegian
  • passejada, marcharOccitan
  • ਚਲਣਾPanjabi, Punjabi
  • chodzić, spacer, iść, spacerowaćPolish
  • caminhar, caminhada, andar, passearPortuguese
  • riyQuechua
  • chaminarRomansh
  • umbla, merge, mers pe josRomanian
  • идти, прогулка, выгулять, пойти, выгуливать, походить, ходитьRussian
  • चलतिSanskrit
  • ходати, ići, ићи, hodatiSerbo-Croatian
  • chodiť, ísť krokom, ísť, ísť pešiSlovak
  • sprehod, hoditi, sprehoditi, prehoditi, itiSlovene
  • e savaliSamoan
  • eciAlbanian
  • promenad, gå ut med hunden, få fötter, gå, leda, gå ut och gå, gång, sluta, vandra, vandring, slippa lös, promeneraSwedish
  • kutembeaSwahili
  • வாக், நடTamil
  • కాలి బాట, నడక, నడుచుట, నడిచిTelugu
  • гаштанTajik
  • เดินThai
  • paglakad, lakarin, lakad, ilakad, parada, lakaran, nilakadTagalog
  • yürüyüş, yürümekTurkish
  • haereTahitian
  • прогулянка, ходитиUkrainian
  • چلنا, ٹہلنا, جاناUrdu
  • đi dạo, đi bộVietnamese
  • שפּאַצירן, גייןYiddish
  • Chinese
  • ukuhambaZulu

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