walker

Definitions of walker
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n a person who travels by foot

Synonyms:
footer, pedestrian
Types:
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hiker, tramp, tramper
a foot traveler; someone who goes on an extended walk (for pleasure)
hobbler, limper
someone who has a limp and walks with a hobbling gait
jaywalker
a reckless pedestrian who crosses a street illegally
marcher, parader
walks with regular or stately step
nondriver
a person who is not a driver
passer, passer-by, passerby
a person who passes by casually or by chance
peripatetic
a person who walks from place to place
rambler
a person who takes long walks in the country
ambler, saunterer, stroller
someone who walks at a leisurely pace
shuffler
someone who walks without raising the feet
reeler, staggerer, totterer
someone who walks unsteadily as if about to fall
stalker
someone who walks with long stiff strides
stamper, stomper, tramper, trampler
someone who walks with a heavy noisy gait or who stamps on the ground
strider
a person who walks rapidly with long steps
stumbler, tripper
a walker or runner who trips and almost falls
swaggerer
someone who walks in an arrogant manner
plodder, slogger, trudger
someone who walks in a laborious heavy-footed manner
waddler
someone who walks with a waddling gait
wayfarer
a pedestrian who walks from place to place
backpacker, packer
a hiker who wears a backpack
pivot, pivot man
the person in a rank around whom the others wheel and maneuver
wheeler
the man at the outermost end of the rank in wheeling
Type of:
traveler, traveller
a person who changes location

n an enclosing framework on casters or wheels; helps babies learn to walk

Synonyms:
baby-walker, go-cart
Type of:
framework
a structure supporting or containing something

n a light enclosing framework (trade name Zimmer) with rubber castors or wheels and handles; helps invalids or the handicapped or the aged to walk

Synonyms:
Zimmer, Zimmer frame
Type of:
framework
a structure supporting or containing something

n a shoe designed for comfortable walking

Type of:
shoe
footwear shaped to fit the foot (below the ankle) with a flexible upper of leather or plastic and a sole and heel of heavier material

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