walk·​way | \ ˈwȯk-ˌwā How to pronounce walkway (audio) \

Definition of walkway

: a passage for walking : walk

Examples of walkway in a Sentence

A covered walkway connects the two buildings.
Recent Examples on the Web One of the biggest complaints is that the bicycle lanes along the span weren’t fully protected like the pedestrian walkway, which is lined by a low concrete wall. Rachel Uranga, Los Angeles Times, 2 Aug. 2022 Officials said the bridge, which connects Cincinnati and Covington, will have to close as equipment is moved, adding that one pedestrian walkway will also be closed during the inspection period. Quinlan Bentley, The Enquirer, 2 Aug. 2022 Capture the effect without a remodel by symmetrically styling your front porch or walkway. Jessica Bennett, Better Homes & Gardens, 28 July 2022 These line the walkway leading to one of the store entrances, past the statue of the Buc-ee’s mascot. Mary Colurso | Mcolurso@al.com, al, 22 July 2022 Future park amenities include an obstacle course, sun shades, a paw print walkway, a pavilion and an animal shelter. Beth Mlady, cleveland, 21 July 2022 The two-car garage, which is attached to the home, is reached via a covered, short outdoor walkway from the kitchen. James Alexander And James Alexander, Hartford Courant, 10 July 2022 Pool walls were demolished, the concrete aggregate walks were removed and walkway boulders now form a new retaining wall, said Bruce. oregonlive, 6 July 2022 The 1981 Hyatt Regency walkway collapse killed 114 people and a Massachusetts mill disaster in 1860 killed between 88 and 145 workers. Adriana Gomez Licon And Curt Anderson, BostonGlobe.com, 23 June 2022 See More

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First Known Use of walkway

1792, in the meaning defined above

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13 Aug 2022

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“Walkway.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/walkway. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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