›disapproving a particular group of similar things that people or things are put into: put sb/sth in a pigeonholeMy boss put me in a pigeonhole, so I was never considered for work in other departments.
This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,