walk into

phrasal verb
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of walk into

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

Word by Word Definitions

walk play
  1. : roam, wander

  2. : to move about in visible form : appear

  3. : to make headway

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

  2. : space walk

  3. : an accustomed place of walking : haunt


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