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walk

1. n. something easy. (see also cakewalk, sleepwalk.) That game was a walk!
2. in. to walk out on someone; to quit a job. They had a big fight, and he walked.
3. in. to walk away from something unharmed. It couldn’t have been much of an accident. Both drivers walked.
4. in. to get out of prison; to get off from a criminal charge. (Underworld.) They thought they had Spike on a vice rap, but he walked.
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I took a walk on Spaulding's Farm the other afternoon.
Last year, Living Streets' Try20 campaign saw thousands of people across the UK pledge to walk for 20 minutes a day.
Living Streets champions pedestrians and campaigns for safe, attractive streets where people want to walk.
Trust properties in North Wales will be offering a wide selection of walks as part of the week-long event which starts on October 22.
Increased walking speed is not the goal, per se, but rather an indication of body functions needed to walk, such as strength, balance, power, lung capacity, and even mental demands.
April showers brought out the most dedicated group of walkers for the May 2 Nurses Walk for Health.
3 : to go with (a person or animal) by walking <Will you walk me home?
The walk followed the route of one of the new Mirfield 'Pathways to Health'- four recommended walks of varying length which can be enjoyed by people of all ages and abilities.
While there are plenty of choices on how to walk a labyrinth, there is no right experience or correct outcome for the walk.
In his trek, supported by Marks and Spencer and Marriott Hotels, the 54- year-old sportsman is aiming to walk at a pace of 4.
Walk and stretch as before followed by 2-min jog, 2-min walk,3-min jog,3-min walk,2-min jog, 2-min walk.
Mar 3-45 mins jog, walk when necessary, Mar 4-5 mins walk/ 20 mins jog/ 5 mins walk, Mar 5 - 50 mins jog, walk when necessary, Mar 6 - Rest or 40 mins walking, Mar 7 - 5 mins walk/ 35 mins jog/ 5 mins walk, Mar 60 mins jog, walk when necessary, Mar 9 - 5 mins walk/30 mins jog/5 mins walk.
There are many ways to encourage more school and community groups to walk and run with kids.
Although McGeer's entirely passive robot could walk only downhill, a new generation of related, mostly passive, machines uses small motors to navigate flat ground.
That Variety was training its sights on Black Walk Productions might have seemed like a bad thing, given the back-to-back pans.