Kate often stands with her hands clasped before her, but to do so while walking up steps is pretty weird, right?
At 10:22 a.m., 26 children were walking up those steps when the box exploded.
As she was walking up the stairs after arriving home, he was standing on her porch with a cellphone flashlight and greeted her.
I had one scene when he's sort of walking up and I had a gun to my head, but I'm just watching him walk up.
I pushed through what seemed like tens of thousands of Manhattan office workers, walking up all six lanes of the highway.
Sometimes I muse and rave; and walking up and down I indite and enregister these my humours, these my conceits.
He then pointed to the German officers who were walking up and down.
In desperation I raised her and hung her over my shoulder, rising at the same time and walking up and down the aisle.
"Forgive me, Rotha," said Willy, walking up to her and taking her hand.
Mrs. Bailey was walking up and down soothing the baby: the little boy looked on open-eyed.
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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