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walking

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noun walk·ing \ˈwȯ-kiŋ\

Definition of walking

  1. 1 :  the action of one that walks

  2. 2 :  the condition of a surface for one going on foot the walking is slippery

Examples of walking in a Sentence

  1. She goes walking every day in the park.

14th Century

First Known Use of walking

14th century


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walking

adjective walk·ing

Definition of walking

  1. 1a :  able to walk :  ambulatory the walking woundedb :  being the personification of a nonhuman quality or thing a walking encyclopedia

  2. 2a :  used for or in walking walking shoesb :  characterized by or consisting of the action of walking a walking tour

  3. 3 :  that moves or appears to move in a manner suggestive of walking; especially :  that swings or rocks back and forth walking beam

  4. 4 :  guided or operated by a person on foot a walking plow

Examples of walking in a Sentence

  1. a good pair of walking shoes

  2. They were going at a walking pace.

  3. She is a walking disaster.

15th Century

First Known Use of walking

15th century


WALKING Defined for English Language Learners

walking

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Definition of walking for English Language Learners

  • : the activity of walking for exercise

walking

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Definition of walking for English Language Learners

  • : suitable for walking

  • : capable of being easily walked

  • : in human form


Medical Dictionary

walking

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adjective walk·ing \ˈwȯ-kiŋ\

Medical Definition of walking

  1. :  able to walk :  ambulatory





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