walking

DEFINITIONS OF: walking

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n the act of traveling by foot

Synonyms:
walk
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ambulation
walking about
noctambulation, noctambulism, sleepwalking, somnambulation, somnambulism
walking by a person who is asleep
gait
a person's manner of walking
march, marching
the act of marching; walking with regular steps (especially in a procession of some kind)
plod, plodding
the act of walking with a slow heavy gait
prowl
the act of prowling (walking about in a stealthy manner)
shamble, shambling, shuffle, shuffling
walking with a slow dragging motion without lifting your feet
wading
walking with your feet in shallow water
hitch, hobble, limp
the uneven manner of walking that results from an injured leg
flounce
the act of walking with exaggerated jerky motions
lurch, stagger, stumble
an unsteady uneven gait
pacing
walking with slow regular strides
roll
walking with a swaying gait
saunter
a careless leisurely gait
skip
a gait in which steps and hops alternate
angry walk, stalk
a stiff or threatening gait
prance, strut, swagger
a proud stiff pompous gait
waddle
walking with short steps and the weight tilting from one foot to the other
countermarch
(military) a march in the reverse direction or back along the same route
goose step
a manner of marching with legs straight and swinging high
lockstep
a manner of marching in file in which each person's leg moves with and behind the corresponding leg of the person ahead
promenade
a march of all the guests at the opening of a formal dance
quick march
marching at quick time
routemarch
a long training march for troops
Type of:
locomotion, travel
self-propelled movement

adj close enough to be walked to

walking distance”
Synonyms:
walk-to
close
at or within a short distance in space or time or having elements near each other
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