Another study found that walking desks improve employer satisfaction by 10 percent.
Maybe they looked too suspicious while walking home, or maybe they just wouldn't obey when you gave them a command.
Tall Guy and Musso stared angrily at me before saying something to the Leader and walking off to the bridge wings.
Robert Kirkman and David Alpert [both executive producers on The walking Dead] are doing it.
His visit to Florence was cut short by a sudden pain in his leg that prevented him from walking.
However, a few minutes' walking took them to the Hotel de Ville.
Below, on the terrace, Viviette was walking, and she filled his universe.
Their master was walking among them with a pipe in his mouth, and a switch in his hand.
But Andrew, walking like one dazed, had crossed the room slowly.
Someone was walking through the empty rooms carrying a lamp.
c.1400, present participle adjective from walk (v.). Walking sickness, one in which the sufferer is able to get about and is not bed-ridden, is from 1846. Walking wounded is recorded from 1917. Walking bass is attested from 1939 in jazz slang. Walking stick is recorded from 1570s; the insect so called from 1760.
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.
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