Translation of "walk" - English-Spanish dictionary

walk

verb uk /wɔːk/ us /wɔk/

A1 to move forward by putting one foot in front of the other and then repeating the action

andar
She walks to school.
We walked 20 miles.
noun uk /wɔːk/ us /wɔk/

A2 a journey that you make by walking, often for enjoyment

paseo
He took the dog for a walk.

(Translation of “walk” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

walk

verb /woːk/

(of people or animals) to (cause to) move on foot at a pace slower than running, never having both or all the feet off the ground at once

andar, caminar
He walked across the room and sat down
How long will it take to walk to the station?
She walks her dog in the park every morning.

to travel on foot for pleasure

caminar, andar, ir a pie, pasear
We’re going walking in the hills for our holidays.

to move on foot along

caminar/andar (por)
It’s dangerous to walk the streets of the city alone after dark.
walker noun

a person who goes walking for pleasure

paseante; excursionista
We met a party of walkers as we were going home.
walkie-talkie noun

a portable two-way radio

walkie-talkie, transmisor-receptor portátil
The soldiers spoke to each other on the walkie-talkie.
walking stick noun

a stick used (especially as an aid to balance) when walking

bastón
The old lady has been using a walking stick since she hurt her leg.
walkover noun

an easy victory

victoria fácil
It was a walkover! We won 8–nil.
walkway noun

a path etc for pedestrians only

pasaje peatonal
a pedestrian walkway.
walk all over (someone)

to pay no respect to (a person’s) rights, feelings etc

pisotear, tratar mal a alguien, dar coces a alguien
He’ll walk all over you if you let him.
walk off with phrasal verb

to win easily

llevarse de calle, ganar con facilidad
He walked off with all the prizes at the school sports day.

to steal

mangar, birlar, chorizar
The thieves have walked off with my laptop.
walk of life noun

a way of earning one’s living; an occupation or profession

ocupación, profesión; esfera; condición (social)
People from all walks of life went to the minister’s funeral.
walk on air

to feel extremely happy etc

estar en las nubes, estar encantado
She has been walking on air since he asked her to marry him.

(Translation of “walk” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)