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Definition 1: take a walk; go for a walk; walk for pleasure - [verb of motion]

Samples where take the air or its synonyms are used according to this definition

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

Synonyms for take the air in the sense of this definition

(take the air is a kind of ...) change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically

"How fast does your new car go?" "We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus" "The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect" "The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell" "news travelled fast"

(... is a kind of take the air ) take a walk for one's health or to aid digestion, as after a meal

"A good way of exercising is to constitutionalize"

(take the air has a similar meaning as ...) 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"

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