within/in walking distance

Definition of within/in walking distance

  1. :  not very far :  close enough to reach by walking Her house is within walking distance. —often + of Her job is within walking distance of her school.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the action of one that walks

    :  the condition of a surface for one going on foot

  1. :  able to walk :  ambulatory

    :  being the personification of a nonhuman quality or thing

    :  used for or in walking

  1. :  discord

    :  separation (see separation 2b) in time

    :  the degree or amount of separation between two points, lines, surfaces, or objects

  1. :  to make or maintain a personal or emotional separation from :  to place or keep at a distance

    :  to leave far behind :  outstrip

  1. :  taking place via electronic media linking instructors and students who are not together in a classroom

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