- a tract of land on which sheep are pastured.
Origin of sheepwalk
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New Lanark would still have been a sheepwalk, and Greenock a fishing hamlet.The History of England from the Accession of James II.
Thomas Babington Macaulay
No road, not even a sheepwalk, connected his lonely dwelling with the abodes of men.
- mainly British a tract of land for grazing sheep
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