The threat remains, meanwhile, that the liberals might walk out.
It was planned that they would be able to walk out of the property.
If Russell Crowe appears with a sword, they walk out of the theater.
“We don't want the audience to walk out and think 'There's nothing we can do,'” says Hill.
They pull on their armor – emotional and physical – and they walk out into the day.
The orderly saluted and then motioned for Dave and Freddy to walk out ahead of him.
No, I'll tell you what we'll do—we'll walk out on that log, and try it there.
You may see these layers for yourself as you walk out into the country.
It does not do to walk out of your bedroom, for the reason there is nothing outside to walk on.
In the course of the morning, Mr. Jones sent for Florian, and proposed to walk out with him about the demesne.
Old English wealcan "to toss, roll," and wealcian "to roll up, curl, muffle up," from Proto-Germanic *welk- (cf. Old Norse valka "to drag about," Danish valke "to full," Middle Dutch walken "to knead, press, full," Old High German walchan "to knead," German walken "to full"), perhaps ultimately from PIE root *wel- "to turn, bend, twist, roll" (see volvox).
Meaning shifted in early Middle English, perhaps from colloquial use of the Old English word. "Rarely is there so specific a word as NE walk, clearly distinguished from both go and run" [Buck]. Meaning "to go away" is recorded from mid-15c. Transitive meaning "to exercise a dog (or horse)" is from late 15c. The surname Walker probably preserves the cloth-fulling sense. Related: Walked; walking.
late 14c., "act of walking" (see walk (v.)). The noun meaning "broad path in a garden" is from 1530s; walk of life is from 1752. Sports sense of "base on balls" is recorded from 1905. To win in a walk (1854) is from horse racing.
v. walked, walk·ing, walks
To move over a surface by taking steps with the feet at a pace slower than a run. n.
The gait of a human in which the feet are lifted alternately with one part of a foot always on the ground.
The characteristic way in which one walks.
Become aware before it's too late: The legislators had better wake up and smell the coffee/ Why Bond Bulls Need to Wake Up, Smell the Coffee/ Wake up and smell where the money's going (1990s+)
To proceed very carefully; go gingerly and warily: I always feel as if I'm walking on eggs around her/ walking on thin ice to criticize the government (1859+)