Synonyms of walking


1. walk, walking, locomotion, travel

usage: the act of traveling by foot; "walking is a healthy form of exercise"


1. walk, travel, go, move, locomote

usage: use one's feet to advance; advance by steps; "Walk, don't run!"; "We walked instead of driving"; "She walks with a slight limp"; "The patient cannot walk yet"; "Walk over to the cabinet"

2. walk, accompany

usage: accompany or escort; "I'll walk you to your car"

3. walk, score, hit, tally, rack up

usage: obtain a base on balls

4. walk, traverse, track, cover, cross, pass over, get over, get across, cut through, cut across

usage: traverse or cover by walking; "Walk the tightrope"; "Paul walked the streets of Damascus"; "She walks 3 miles every day"

5. walk, play

usage: give a base on balls to

6. walk, behave, comport

usage: live or behave in a specified manner; "walk in sadness"

7. walk, consociate, associate

usage: be or act in association with; "We must walk with our dispossessed brothers and sisters"; "Walk with God"

8. walk, pace

usage: walk at a pace; "The horses walked across the meadow"

9. walk, compel, oblige, obligate

usage: make walk; "He walks the horse up the mountain"; "Walk the dog twice a day"

10. walk, take the air, travel, go, move, locomote

usage: take a walk; go for a walk; walk for pleasure; "The lovers held hands while walking"; "We like to walk every Sunday"


1. walk-to(prenominal), walking(prenominal), close (vs. distant)

usage: close enough to be walked to; "walking distance"; "the factory with the big parking more convenient than the walk-to factory"

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Definition and meaning of walking (Dictionary)