skywalk

noun
sky·​walk | \ ˈskī-ˌwȯk How to pronounce skywalk (audio) \

Definition of skywalk

: a usually enclosed aerial walkway connecting two buildings

Examples of skywalk in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The developers would be seeking rezoning and variances for a possible skywalk. Alexandria Burris, The Indianapolis Star, 2 May 2022 Camera crews from local TV stations were stationed at the main entrance and at the third-floor skywalk from a parking garage into the SEC headquarters. Michael Casagrande | Mcasagrande@al.com, al, 10 Feb. 2022 The 57-year-old victim was found sleeping on a downtown skywalk on the 100 block of South Main Street at about 7:25 a.m. Cliff Pinckard, cleveland, 20 Dec. 2021 The buildings are joined by a 14th floor skywalk, built in 1931. Rick Kogan, chicagotribune.com, 27 Oct. 2021 An upper level skywalk crosses a brook and connects to one wing of the house. Lauren Beale, Forbes, 26 Oct. 2021 Gremillion didn’t jump and was consumed by the fire on the upper skywalk. oregonlive, 18 Oct. 2021 His body fell to the parking lot below as the wooden skywalk buckled, the suit says. oregonlive, 30 Aug. 2021 Kinney headed out the front door, across the skywalk and down a flight of stairs. oregonlive, 17 Aug. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of skywalk

1953, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

20 May 2022

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“Skywalk.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/skywalk. Accessed 20 May. 2022.

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