What does walker mean?

Definitions for walker
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. Johnny Wowk:

    I don't drink, smoke, or do drugs. I eat organic foods and walk every day setting walking records along the way. -Johnny Wowk AKA Johnny The Walker

  2. Scott Walker:

    The path for a Republican to win the presidency comes through the Midwest, it comes from Iowa and Wisconsin and Michigan and Ohio and Scott Walker're even going to include Pennsylvania because they're part of the Big Ten.

  3. Craig Robinson:

    People are still projecting a lot on Scott Walker, he's everyone's favorite - we're not kicking the tires yet.

  4. John Cywinski:

    Hiring team members in this environment is a challenge. And retaining them is challenging, what Walker Hayes found is team members really liked to be a part of something bigger.

  5. 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.

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    pleasing in appearance especially by reason of conformity to ideals of form and proportion
    • A. opaque
    • B. handsome
    • C. victimised
    • D. obnoxious

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