Did Yasser Arafat walk away from a “generous offer” at Camp David?
Actually, the Dems will walk away from that, so there'll no bill.
It's not easy for people in politics, or media, to change their minds and walk away from past positions.
What part of feminism means that I walk away from the things that challenge and upset me on occasion?
Bergdahl was not the first American soldier in modern history to walk away blindly.
They came to the gate with me, and watched me walk away, the boy sitting on his mother's arm.
“Well, then, let us walk away and forget her,” said his wife.
To see Ruth walk away with Jack and leave him sitting there alone, was too much for Harold.
Presently, supposing her mother had finished, she started to walk away.
"Go home now," answered Baartock, and he started to walk away.
Old English wealcan "to toss, roll," and wealcian "to roll up, curl, muffle up," from Proto-Germanic *welk- (cf. Old Norse valka "to drag about," Danish valke "to full," Middle Dutch walken "to knead, press, full," Old High German walchan "to knead," German walken "to full"), perhaps ultimately from PIE root *wel- "to turn, bend, twist, roll" (see volvox).
Meaning shifted in early Middle English, perhaps from colloquial use of the Old English word. "Rarely is there so specific a word as NE walk, clearly distinguished from both go and run" [Buck]. Meaning "to go away" is recorded from mid-15c. Transitive meaning "to exercise a dog (or horse)" is from late 15c. The surname Walker probably preserves the cloth-fulling sense. Related: Walked; walking.
late 14c., "act of walking" (see walk (v.)). The noun meaning "broad path in a garden" is from 1530s; walk of life is from 1752. Sports sense of "base on balls" is recorded from 1905. To win in a walk (1854) is from horse racing.
v. walked, walk·ing, walks
To move over a surface by taking steps with the feet at a pace slower than a run. n.
The gait of a human in which the feet are lifted alternately with one part of a foot always on the ground.
The characteristic way in which one walks.