walk around


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walk around

to move around walking; to pace around. I need to walk around and get some fresh air. Why don't we walk around for a while before we go in?
See also: around, walk

walk around something

 
1. to avoid something by passing around it. Let's walk around this muddy place in the path.
2. to tour something or some place on foot. I will walk around the park while I am waiting for you. Let me walk around the grounds and see what potential they offer.
See also: around, walk
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Corporate funding for A WALK AROUND STATEN ISLAND is provided by the Richmond County Savings Bank Foundation, Richmond University Medical Center, and by American Express.
On Sunday, May 18 there is a nine-mile walk around Snitter-field, Warwickshire, departing from Whitefriars Street, Coventry at 9.
a guided walK around the Saltaire World Heritage Site, on Saturday, December 28; ?
It's a private island, I want to be able to walk around naked if I want and not have paparazzos
Enjoy a friendly chat and a one-hour walk around beautiful Whitburn.
In May 2006, Mr Atkins went on a walk around the UK, with no money and only the clothes he had on his back, surviving on the "kindness" of people around the country.
The performers from the Natural Theatre Company will walk around the Quayside in Newcastle and turn heads when they walk up busy high streets.
The first covers the Newport Paths and is a short loop walk around the site of the former incinerator.
ALANIS MORISSETTE has confessed she likes to walk around naked at home.
But before you do, walk around the vehicle and look at the areas that were covered by tape, especially the cylinder rods.
SMILES FOR MILES: Ian Botham with Max Boyce at a golf match at Aberdyfi yesterday on the eve of the start of Botham's 229-mile walk around Wales to raise money for the Noah's Ark Appeal for a children's hospital for Wales Stars join in - page 8; Comment - page 12 Picture: Jeff Pitt
And then they make you walk around the circus ring.
Oh, and he had a great art-party shtick: He'd walk around on his hands--chomping a cigar.
I had to wash my pants in the bathroom and walk around with a brown stain on my butt.
NEW YORK -- Reebok announces today that it will be the official global footwear and apparel sponsor of the 2008 Avon Walk Around the World for Breast Cancer.