[ wawk-wey ]
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  1. any passage for walking, especially one connecting the various areas of a ship, factory, park, etc.

  2. a garden path or walk.

  1. the front walk of a house, leading from the door to the sidewalk or road.

Origin of walkway

An Americanism dating back to 1785–95; walk + way1

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British Dictionary definitions for walkway


/ (ˈwɔːkˌweɪ) /

  1. a path designed, and sometimes landscaped, for pedestrian use

  2. a passage or path connecting buildings

  1. a passage or path, esp one for walking over machinery, etc

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