Definitions for walk-up

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. an apartment above the ground floor in a building with no elevator.

  2. a building, esp. an apartment house, that has no elevator.

  3. (adj.)located above the ground floor in a building that has no elevator.

  4. (of a building) having no elevator.

  5. accessible to pedestrians from the outside of a building:

    a walk-up teller's window.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. walk-up apartment, walk-up(noun)

    an apartment in a building without an elevator

  2. walk-up(adj)

    an apartment building without an elevator

  3. walk-up(adj)

    a building with no elevator

    "a walk-up apartment"


  1. walk-up(Noun)

    Such an apartment or block.

  2. walk-up(Noun)

    an informal visit to a control tower by a pilot, typically used as part of pilot training.

  3. walk-up(Adjective)

    reached by stairs rather than an elevator

  4. walk-up(Adjective)

    containing such flats


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