walk back

walk back (to) (something)

to return to something or some place on foot. I walked back to my office alone. She walked back home. Thanks for the offer of a ride. I'll walk back.
See also: back, walk
References in classic literature ?
I'll walk back a bit and turn again to meet her, farther off the village.
They made a tunnel through the snow to the hen-house, with walls so solid that grandmother and I could walk back and forth in it.
When I had seen what I wanted to see, I could easily walk back to the market-town and sleep at the inn.
There was a moment, during this long, wretched walk back from the Petersburg Side, when the prince felt an irresistible desire to go straight to Rogojin's, wait for him, embrace him with tears of shame and contrition, and tell him of his distrust, and finish with it--once for all.
Hal didn't wait for an answer but sprang to his feet and began to walk back and forth between the corn shocks.
Yes; my father is to join me here: we shall walk back together, and I must be off immediately.
Some of William Haggas's string walk back after exercise at a snowy Newmarket
Our delightful walk back from the sailing club to the hotel turned fairly nasty when two guys wielding 7inch knives ran at us, pushed us around and grabbed everything we had.
Our delightful walk back from the sailing club to the hotel turned fairly nasty when two guys wielding seven inch knives ran at us, pushed us around and grabbed everything we had.
Usually, I purchase grocery from that shop and walk back to my camp.
But he only had enough money to get part way home - leaving him with a several mile-long walk back to his barracks in the town of Bovington.
The walk will be a gentle stroll into Marsden, where there will be time for a look round, a cream tea, a pint, feeding the ducks or whatever you fancy before completing the circular walk back to the start
The no-nonsense verdict was delivered by Wales and Lions legend John Dawes, who declared no player in the world can walk back into international rugby after a year out and be expected to shine.
2 is not a distraction even after the State Department had to walk back his thorny comments on Russia.