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walkies
Pronunciation: /ˈwɔːkɪz/

plural noun

  • (British English) [colloquial]to go (for) walkies
    ir a dar un paseíto
    Example sentences
    • They regularly take their dogs for early morning walkies at Thorndon North which is one of three Essex County Council managed parks in Brentwood.
    • ‘You are entitled to 1 ¼ hours daily for lunch and walkies,’ it states.
    • He refuses to get the hang of going for his walkies.

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