Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR WALKS THROUGH

He walks through the long, winding passages and into room after room.

During his walks through the streets he sometimes met people he knew.

He walks through the vales of Arcady, among pickles and cheeses.

This is easily noticed where he walks through plastic ground.

We shall find her surely as we take our walks through the other rooms.

He was not so amiable upon his walks through the streets of Berlin or Potsdam.

For they had had unpleasant experiences in their walks through the town.

After that, unless he walks through the stables in the evening, his men do not see him.

For who that walks through the by-streets of any great city does not see?

My walks through Timbo were promoted by the constant efforts of my entertainers to shield me from intrusive curiosity.

WORD ORIGIN

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.

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.