walkway

[ wawk-wey ]
/ ˈwɔkˌweɪ /

noun

any passage for walking, especially one connecting the various areas of a ship, factory, park, etc.
a garden path or walk.
the front walk of a house, leading from the door to the sidewalk or road.

Nearby words

  1. walking-around money,
  2. walkman,
  3. walkout,
  4. walkover,
  5. walkshorts,
  6. walky-talky,
  7. walkyrie,
  8. walküre,
  9. walküre, die,
  10. wall

Origin of walkway

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

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British Dictionary definitions for walkway

walkway

/ (ˈwɔːkˌweɪ) /

noun

a path designed, and sometimes landscaped, for pedestrian use
a passage or path connecting buildings
a passage or path, esp one for walking over machinery, etc
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