walk down


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walk down something

to go down something on foot. She walked down the path and turned to the right. Todd was walking down the road when they caught up with him.
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I shall walk down immediately after breakfast," said he, "and am sure of giving pleasure there.
Thus by a judicious exercise of tact and asperity we re-established the atmospheric equilibrium of the room long before I left them a little before midnight, now tenderly reconciled, to walk down to the harbour and hail the Tremolino by the usual soft whistle from the edge of the quay.
Well, the people for whom he had done so much, let him walk down these same steps, one day, unattended, old, poor, without a second coat to his back; and when, years afterwards, he died in Sebastopol in poverty and neglect, they called a meeting, subscribed liberally, and immediately erected this tasteful monument to his memory, and named a great street after him.
It was agreed all around that we had done wisely, because it would be just as enjoyable to walk DOWN the Neckar as up it, and it could not be needful to walk both ways.
George had the satisfaction, as the bell rang out its farewell peal, to see Marks walk down the plank to the shore; and drew a long sigh of relief, when the boat had put a returnless distance between them.
After standing with the bridle over his heavily-splashed arm, until the wheels of the mail were no longer within hearing and the night was quite still again, he turned to walk down the hill.
After breakfast, instead of working, I decided to walk down towards the common.
Appearances are everything, so far as human opinion goes, and the man who will walk down Piccadilly arm in arm with the most notorious scamp in London, provided he is a well-dressed one, will slink up a back street to say a couple of words to a seedy-looking gentleman.
Curiosity prompted me to walk down to the beach, for the scene was very beautiful.
I shall walk down to the Admiralty and see if I can get hold of old Wilcock," he continued.
Most likely he had gone for a glass of beer Martin decided, but the half-mile walk down to the village to find out seemed a long journey to him.
Some few more raptures having passed on all sides, Mrs Miller desired them both to walk down to dinner in the parlour, where she said there were a very happy set of people assembled--being indeed no other than Mr Nightingale and his bride, and his cousin Harriet with her bridegroom.
I am a resident of New Mill and regularly walk down Kirkbridge Lane.
It becoming increasingly difficult to walk down Broad Street, something I do nearly every day, trying to avoid the numerous advertising boards outside the various pubs and clubs.
CIAN O'SULLIVAN admits he struggled to walk down the stairs the day after Dublin's shock All-Ireland semi-final loss to Donegal.