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walk-on

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. walk-onadjective

    plays a small part in a dramatic production

  2. nonspeaking, walk-onadjective

    not capable of or especially not involving speech or spoken lines

    "had a nonspeaking role in the play"

Wiktionary

  1. walk-onnoun

    A student athlete that wants to try out for a college sports/athletic team without the benefit of a scholarship or having been recruited.

  2. walk-onnoun

    An actor of a small (or "bit") part in a theatrical production or film, often without speaking lines.

Freebase

  1. Walk-on

    The term walk-on is used in sports, particularly American college athletics, to describe an athlete who becomes part of a team without being actively recruited beforehand or awarded an athletic scholarship. This results in the differentiation between "walk-on" players and "scholarship" players.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of walk-on in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of walk-on in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of walk-on in a Sentence

  1. Pink Floyd, song "Wish You Were Here":

    Did you exchange a walk-on part in a war, for a leading role in a cage?

  2. angela:

    When they talk about you its as if you can walk on water ! Want to know why? Shit floats.

  3. Joseph Wu:

    I along with our country's people feel sad, angry and regretful, i need to emphasize here that China grabbing our allies and giving us pressure in the diplomatic space will not shrink the distance across the (Taiwan) strait and will not let cross-strait relations walk on a peaceful, friendly path.

  4. Joseph Wu:

    I along with our country's people feel sad, angry and regretful, china grabbing our allies and giving us pressure in the diplomatic space will not shrink the distance across the (Taiwan) strait and will not let cross-strait relations walk on a peaceful, friendly path.

  5. Asian Americans:

    I’m scared and paranoid. I don’t feel safe, i’m afraid to walk on the streets when it’s dark. I go home before it gets dark. There are so many of these incidents happening. Now it’s close to home … It is so wrong that this happens and it’s not just one time.

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