within/in walking distance


: 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.

Examples of within/in walking distance in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Each of our readers’ favorite properties offers easy access to some of the city’s most popular sites: Three of the top five are within walking distance of each other, and a short stroll from both Tokyo Station and the many green spaces and cultural institutions clustered around the Imperial Palace. Hannah Walhout, Travel + Leisure, 9 July 2024 Situated on the rugged coast of Streymoy within walking distance of Torshavn's centre, the hotel has a garden hot tub: the best place to soak up the ocean views. Irenie Forshaw, theweek, 9 July 2024 Council member Rob Moore, who lives within walking distance of the store, said Ace Hardware provides an essential service in a town without big box retail stores like Target and Walmart. Isha Trivedi, The Mercury News, 7 July 2024 At the edge of Santa Monica’s bluff-top Palisades Park, the 5-acre Fairmont Miramar is within walking distance of the iconic Santa Monica pier. Defne Karabatur, Los Angeles Times, 6 July 2024 See all Example Sentences for within/in walking distance 

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“Within/in walking distance.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/within%2Fin%20walking%20distance. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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