walk into

Definition of walk into

  1. 1 :  to become involved in or fooled by (something) because one is not aware of what is really happening He walked right into our trap. “I can't believe you fell for that old joke!” “Yeah, I guess I walked right into that one.”

  2. 2 chiefly British :  to get (a job) very easily After college, she walked straight into a job.

Word by Word Definitions

walkplay
  1. :  roam, wander

    :  to move about in visible form :  appear

    :  to make headway

  1. :  an act or instance of going on foot especially for exercise or pleasure

    :  space walk

    :  an accustomed place of walking :  haunt


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