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Definition 1: the act of traveling by foot - [noun denoting act]

Samples where walking or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • walking is a healthy form of exercise

Synonyms for walking in the sense of this definition

(walking is a kind of ...) self-propelled movement

(... is a kind of walking ) walking with a slow dragging motion without lifting your feet

"from his shambling I assumed he was very old"

(... is a kind of walking ) the act of prowling (walking about in a stealthy manner)

(... is a kind of walking ) the act of walking with a slow heavy gait

"I could recognize his plod anywhere"

(... is a kind of walking ) the act of marching; walking with regular steps (especially in a procession of some kind)

"it was a long march" "we heard the sound of marching"

(... is a kind of walking ) a person's manner of walking

(... is a kind of walking ) walking by a person who is asleep

(... is a kind of walking ) walking about

"the hospital encouraged early ambulation"

(... is a kind of walking ) walking with your feet in shallow water

(walking is a part of ...) a step in walking or running

Definition 2: close enough to be walked to - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where walking or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • walking distance
  • the factory with the big parking lot...is more convenient than the walk-to factory

Synonyms for walking in the sense of this definition

(walking is similar to ...) at or within a short distance in space or time or having elements near each other

"close to noon" "how close are we to town?" "a close formation of ships"

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