Meaning of “walk of life” in the English Dictionary

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"walk of life" in British English

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walk of life

When people talk about walk(s) of life, they are referring to different types of jobs and different levels of society:

Members of the gym include lawyers, teachers, plumbers, and hairdressers - people from all (different) walks of life.

(Definition of “walk of life” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)