Translation of walk in Spanish:
- 1(in a leisurely way)at a walking pace walk, don't run!walk/don't walk (American English)¡camina, no corras!I'll walk with you as far as the librarycruce/no crucewe spent the morning walking around townte acompaño hasta la bibliotecawe'd better start walking backpasamos la mañana caminando or paseando por la ciudadI walk by o past the school on my way to workserá mejor que nos pongamos en camino de regresoyou can't just walk by without helpingpaso por el colegio de camino al trabajohe walked down/up the stepsno puedes seguir de largo sin pararte a ayudareveryone stopped talking when he walked inbajó/subió los peldañosshe walked out of the hoteltodos se callaron cuando él entróshe walked up to the guardsalió del hotelto walk tallse acercó al guardiair or andar con la cabeza en altoExample sentences
- He lists his recreations as walking, cruising, theatre, painting and travel.
- The other most important aspect is exercise, walking, aerobics, dancing, skipping, whatever takes your fancy.
- Patients must be initiated into simple exercises such as walking.
- 2 (go by foot)it's too far to walkir a pieir caminando or (especially Spain) andandothere was no elevator so we had to walk upestá demasiado lejos para ir a piehe never walks anywhereno había ascensor, así que tuvimos que subir por la escalerano va a pie a ningún ladoExample sentences
- Every time I lifted my foot to walk, my other foot stuck to the ground and caused me to fall forward.
- I continued to walk, my pace quickening once I was in a somewhat safer place.
- As there are never any gaps in the traffic, you simply have to step out into the road and keep walking at a steady pace.
- 3 (Sport) (in baseball)dar una base por bolaspasar por bolasExample sentences
- Never one to draw many base on balls, Rich is walking at the lowest rate of his career.
- 4 (go missing)(British English) [colloquial] [humorous]Example sentences
- But do you not find pens 'walk' around the office? I can never keep a pen on my desk, whereas one of my colleagues seems to 'breed' them.
- But do you not find pens 'walk' around the office? I can never keep a pen on my desk.
- 5(back out) (American English) [colloquial]echarse para atrás [colloquial]Example sentences
- When we arrived over 100 New Orleans P.D. officers had already walked off the job.
- Should I just walk away from the deal?
- The country was likely to walk away from the deal.
- 6(go free) (American English) [colloquial]librarse de los cargos [colloquial]Example sentences
- $500.00 bail (that means $50.00) and he walked!
- Maybe if he hadn't been so foolish by buying books on forensic investigation or in the way he dealt with his car, he might have walked. But he didn't and clearly the jury thought he was guilty.
- 1 (go along)(hills/path)I can't walk another yardcaminar pora policeman walking his beatestoy que no puedo dar un paso másun policía haciendo su rondaExample sentences
- Residents of the parish would walk the route, carrying willow wands to beat special stones at set points around the parish boundary.
- In part, because of that, I believe that officers walking the foot beat is a good thing.
- I recently attended a meeting in Central Park where a considerable number of us walked the route of the proposed road.
- 2 2.1 (take for walk)(dog)she walked us off our feetsacar a pasear2.2 (accompany) I'll walk you homenos dejó agotados de tanto que nos hizo caminar2.3 (ride at walk)te acompaño hasta tu casa(horse)llevar al pasoExample sentences
- Just keep walking the horse up to the last point behind the trailer where it is still comfortable and stay there.
- Each assistant walks the horses thru every step of the pattern, never letting the horse make even the slightest errors.
- They walked their horses back to the stables and then handed them off to the stable boys.
- Mrs Watson gets to her feet and walks us back to our homeroom, which is empty because everyone has gone to class.
- Holly gave Ford a hand getting to his feet, then walked him over to the elevator.
- Then you wait for an escort to walk you the remaining 40 yards to the main building.
- Taking a walk for exercise, or to walk a dog for that matter, is thus no longer a pleasurable activity.
- Recently, my friend with a lovely new puppy dog showed me a great place to walk the dog.
- He walks his dog Jenny, an 11-year-old mongrel, past the river every day and saw the Environment Agency experts inspecting the dead fish.
- 3 (in baseball) (Sport)darle una base por bolas aExample sentences
- Chambers walked eight batters and struck out four in a game that took two hours and one minute to play.
- Things got a bit tense when Gagne walked J.T. Snow on four pitches as well to load the bases.
- After walking Stanley, Barber was replaced by Miller who got Don Weft to hit a grounder up the middle.
- 1 1.1 (leisurely)(long)to go for o take a walktake a walk! (American English)ir a pasear or a dar un paseoir a caminar (especially Latin America)she took the dog for a walk¡andá a pasear! (River Plate area) [colloquial]¡córrete! (Chile) [colloquial]he took us for a walk along the riversacó a pasear el perroit's five minutes' o a five-minute walk from herenos llevó a pasear or a dar un paseo por el río[colloquial] a walk in the parkestá or queda a cinco minutos de aquí a piethat was a walk in the park compared to thisun paseowalk of shameaquello fue un paseo comparado con esto(circunstancia de volver a casa de día, después de un encuentro sexual casual, por lo general sin haberse cambiado de ropa)1.2 (Sport)Example sentences
- Back in April, my first walk in the foot and mouth outbreak was at Dalby Forest.
- Ramblers of different levels meet every weekend to enjoy walks around the region including the Dales and the North Yorkshire Moors.
- He enjoys long walks, romantic dinners, and rescuing hostages.
- 2 2.1 (route) See examples: there's a beautiful walk through the woods2.2 (path)se puede hacer un paseo precioso por el bosque(especially American English)Example sentences
- Improvements to the riverside walk and cycle path will also be made.
- New Walk has been further degraded by the removal of wide channels of soil between the tow path and the walk.
- In the meantime, Spencer's workmen have been cracking on with their other task of refurbishing the riverside walks.
- 3 3.1 (gait)3.2 (speed) (no plural) at a walk see also→ walk of lifemanera (feminine) de caminar or andarExample sentences
- We started jogging and got to the top of the street we're on and slowed to a walk.
- She looked up to the sky and felt her pace slow to a lethargic walk.
- As I ran past one of the gardens I slowed my pace, stumbling into a slow walk.
- It definitely had looked like him, and the walk and the manner had seemed all but the same.
- However it was her companion who caught his eye, with her slow and cautious manner, and easy walk.
- We settled into a brisk walk as we exited through the front doors and entered the parking lot.
- (from a place)
- → walk off with 2
- 1.1 (enter)
- 1 1.1verb + adverb (go away)
- 1.1 (take)
- 1 (continue walking)
- 1 1.1 (go on strike)
- [colloquial]the Bears will walk all over them
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