Definition of Walker

1. Noun. New Zealand runner who in 1975 became the first person to run a mile in less that 3 minutes and 50 seconds (born in 1952).

Exact synonyms: John Walker
Generic synonyms: Four-minute Man



2. Noun. United States writer (born in 1944).
Exact synonyms: Alice Malsenior Walker, Alice Walker
Generic synonyms: Author, Writer

3. Noun. A person who travels by foot.

4. Noun. A shoe designed for comfortable walking.
Generic synonyms: Shoe
Derivative terms: Walk

5. Noun. A light enclosing framework (trade name Zimmer) with rubber castors or wheels and handles; helps invalids or the handicapped or the aged to walk.
Exact synonyms: Zimmer, Zimmer Frame
Generic synonyms: Framework
Derivative terms: Walk
Language type: Trade Name, Trade Name

6. Noun. An enclosing framework on casters or wheels; helps babies learn to walk.
Exact synonyms: Baby-walker, Go-cart
Generic synonyms: Framework
Derivative terms: Walk

Definition of Walker

1. n. One who walks; a pedestrian.

2. n. One who walks; a pedestrian.

Definition of Walker

1. Proper noun. A northern English occupational surname from the occupation of treating cloth by "walking" it. ¹

2. Noun. (non-gloss definition The agent noun of ''to walk''): a person who walks or a thing which walks, especially a pedestrian or a participant in a walking race. ¹

3. Noun. A walking frame. ¹

4. Noun. (often in the plural) A shoe designed for comfortable walking. ¹

5. Noun. A person who walks (or waulks) cloth, that is, who fulls it. ¹

6. Noun. A male escort who accompanies a woman to an event. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Walker

1. one that walks [n -S] - See also: walks

Medical Definition of Walker

1. 1. One who walks; a pedestrian. 2. That with which one walks; a foot. "Lame Mulciber, his walkers quite misgrown." (Chapman) 3. A forest officer appointed to walk over a certain space for inspection; a forester. 4. [AS. Wealcere. See Walk, 3] A fuller of cloth. "She cursed the weaver and the walker The cloth that had wrought." (Percy's Reliques) 5. Any ambulatorial orthopterous insect, as a stick insect. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Walker

walk the talk
walk the walk
walk through
walkability
walkable
walkably
walkabout
walkabouts
walkathon
walkathons
walkaway
walkaways
walke
walked
walked into
walker (current term)
walkers
walkest
walketh
walkie-talkie
walkie-talkies
walkie talkie
walkies
walkin'
walking
walking(a)
walking-stick
walking-sticks
walking cane
walking canes

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