walkway

noun
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.

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On a recent Saturday night, our table for five was on the patio level closest to the walkway leading to the beach. San Diego Union-Tribune, "With Serea, does the Hotel Del once again have a restaurant worthy of the setting?," 29 Aug. 2019 His body fell to the ground on a walkway outside several units in the 120000 block of Southeast Ash Street. oregonlive.com, "Man fatally shot by police in SE Portland apartments left on ground for hours, residents say," 31 July 2019 Outside their barracks, two women in orange jumpsuits lay in the dust and dead grass, resting their heads on a concrete walkway. Earl Shorris, Harper's magazine, "El Corralón," 24 June 2019 When finished, the span would have been supported from above, with a tall, off-center tower and cables attached to the walkway. Adriana Gomez Licon, Time, "An Engineer Reported Cracks on FIU Bridge 2 Days Before Deadly Collapse. No One Got the Voicemail, Officials Say," 17 Mar. 2018 When finished, the span would have been supported from above, with a tall, off-center tower and cables attached to the walkway. Washington Post, "2 cars, 3 bodies removed from collapsed Miami bridge debris," 17 Mar. 2018 When finished, the span would have been supported from above, with a tall, off-center tower and cables attached to the walkway. Adriana Gomez Licon And Jennifer Kay, chicagotribune.com, "2 cars, 3 bodies removed from collapsed Miami bridge debris," 17 Mar. 2018 When finished, the span would have been supported from above, with a tall, off-center tower and cables attached to the walkway. Leada Gore, AL.com, "St. Patrick's Day 2018: Best Irish blessings, quotes, inspiration," 17 Mar. 2018 When finished, the span would have been supported from above, with a tall, off-center tower and cables attached to the walkway. Sun-Sentinel.com, "Student watched helplessly as bridge came down on top of car," 16 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of walkway

1792, in the meaning defined above

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walkway

noun

English Language Learners Definition of walkway

: a passage or path for walking

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