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ˈwɔ kərWalk·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Walker, John Walkernoun

    New Zealand runner who in 1975 became the first person to run a mile in less that 3 minutes and 50 seconds (born in 1952)

  2. Walker, Alice Walker, Alice Malsenior Walkernoun

    United States writer (born in 1944)

  3. pedestrian, walker, footernoun

    a person who travels by foot

  4. walkernoun

    a shoe designed for comfortable walking

  5. walker, Zimmer, Zimmer framenoun

    a light enclosing framework (trade name Zimmer) with rubber castors or wheels and handles; helps invalids or the handicapped or the aged to walk

  6. walker, baby-walker, go-cartnoun

    an enclosing framework on casters or wheels; helps babies learn to walk


  1. Walkernoun

    A low frame having casters or wheels, designed to enclose a baby on its sides and provide support while the baby is learning to walk; it usually has a seat so that the baby can sit while not walking.

    Etymology: [AS. wealcere. See Walk, v. t., 3.]

  2. Walkernoun

    A low rectangular frame of light metal about waist high, usually having two horizontal arms mounted on four legs with an open rear, designed to be carried or pushed in front of a person whose legs are impaired, to provide support while walking; it may have wheels on two of the four legs.

    Etymology: [AS. wealcere. See Walk, v. t., 3.]


  1. walkernoun

    a person who walks or a thing which walks, especially a pedestrian or a participant in a walking race.

    Etymology: walkere, from wealcere.

  2. walkernoun

    A walking frame.

    Etymology: walkere, from wealcere.

  3. walkernoun

    A shoe designed for comfortable walking.

    Etymology: walkere, from wealcere.

  4. walkernoun

    A person who walks (or waulks) cloth, that is, who fulls it.

    Etymology: walkere, from wealcere.

  5. walkernoun

    A male escort who accompanies a woman to an event.

    Etymology: walkere, from wealcere.

  6. Walkernoun

    A northern English occupational surname from the occupation of treating cloth by "walking" it.

    Etymology: walkere, from wealcere.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Walkernoun

    one who walks; a pedestrian

    Etymology: [AS. wealcere. See Walk, v. t., 3.]

  2. Walkernoun

    that with which one walks; a foot

    Etymology: [AS. wealcere. See Walk, v. t., 3.]

  3. Walkernoun

    a forest officer appointed to walk over a certain space for inspection; a forester

    Etymology: [AS. wealcere. See Walk, v. t., 3.]

  4. Walkerverb

    a fuller of cloth

    Etymology: [AS. wealcere. See Walk, v. t., 3.]

  5. Walkerverb

    any ambulatorial orthopterous insect, as a stick insect

    Etymology: [AS. wealcere. See Walk, v. t., 3.]


  1. Walker

    Walker is a city in Cass County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 941 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Cass County. Walker is part of the Brainerd Micropolitan Statistical Area. Minnesota State Highways 34, 200, and 371 are three of the main arterial routes in the city.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Walker' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4293

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Walker in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Walker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Walker in a Sentence

  1. Kevin Madden:

    You have to go out and draw these contrasts ... the other campaigns have to hit back. Jeb Bush, Scott Walker, Marco Rubio -- they haven't really hit back and got into a one-on-one right now with Donald Trump.

  2. Steffen Schmidt:

    ?You don't set up huge ground organization until you have your message together and are doing well in the polls. Look at what happened to (Scott) Walker.

  3. Matt Strawn:

    The good news for Walker is he's demonstrating support across disparate groups of Iowa Republicans, the downside is that means the shots are going to be coming from all sides.

  4. Johnny Wowk:

    The only healthy potato is a steamed organic sweet potato -Johnny Wowk AKA Johnny The Walker

  5. Michael Lewis:

    She loved Ross Schultz, with whom she died. She loved to live and our hearts are so broken they can't find the words to describe the feeling. Her mother, Tabitha Soren, and I, and her brother Walker and sister Quinn are going to find ways for her memory to live in her absence.

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