Definitions for walkingˈwɔ kɪŋ
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
able to walk; ambulatory:
He's walking proof that people can lose weight quickly.
designed esp. for walking:
characterized or accomplished by walking:
a walking tour of Spain.
(of an implement or machine) drawn by a draft animal:
a walking plow.
of or pertaining to a mechanical part that moves back and forth.
(n.)the act or action of a person or thing that walks:
Walking is good exercise.
the manner or way in which a person walks.
the condition of the surface on which a person walks.
Ref: race walking.
Origin of walking:
the act of traveling by foot
"walking is a healthy form of exercise"
close enough to be walked to
"walking distance"; "the factory with the big parking lot...is more convenient than the walk-to factory"
Incarnate as a human; living.
Able to walk in spite of injury or sickness.
Characterized by or suitable for walking.
a. & n. from Walk, v
U.S. National Library of Medicine
An activity in which the body advances at a slow to moderate pace by moving the feet in a coordinated fashion. This includes recreational walking, walking for fitness, and competitive race-walking.