walkathon

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noun walk·a·thon \ˈwȯ-kə-ˌthän\

Definition of walkathon

  1. :  a walk covering a considerable distance organized especially to raise money for a cause

Origin and Etymology of walkathon

walk + -athon


First Known Use: 1930


WALKATHON Defined for English Language Learners

walkathon

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noun walk·a·thon \ˈwȯ-kə-ˌthän\

Definition of walkathon for English Language Learners

  • : an organized event in which people walk to raise money for a particular cause or group

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