Definitions for walk-in

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

walk′-in`(adj.)

  1. of or pertaining to persons who walk into an office or store from the street without an appointment.

  2. large enough to be walked into:

    a walk-in closet.

  3. (n.)a customer, patient, etc., who arrives without an appointment.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  4. something large enough to be walked into, as a refrigerator.

  5. an assured victory.

Origin of walk-in:

1925–30

Princeton's WordNet

  1. walk-in(noun)

    person who walks in without having an appointment

    "the emergency room was overrun with walk-ins"

  2. walk-in(noun)

    an operative who initiates his own defection (usually to a hostile country) for political asylum

  3. walk-in, waltz(noun)

    an assured victory (especially in an election)

  4. walk-in(adj)

    a small room large enough to admit entrance

  5. walk-in(a)(verb)

    (of e.g. closets or refrigerators) extending very far enough back to allow a person to enter

    "a deep walk-in refrigerator"; "walk-in closets"

  6. walk in(verb)

    enter by walking

    "She walks in at all hours, as if she lived here"

Wiktionary

  1. walk-in(Noun)

    a walk-in room or closet

  2. walk-in(Noun)

    a walk-in defector etc.

  3. walk-in(Adjective)

    that people may enter without a prior appointment

  4. walk-in(Adjective)

    that gains access through unlocked doors

Freebase

  1. Walk-in

    A walk-in is a new age concept of a person whose original soul has departed his or her body and has been replaced with a new soul, either temporarily or permanently.

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