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English verb: walk around

1. walk around (motion) walk with no particular goal

SamplesWe were walking around in the garden.
After breakfast, she walked about in the park.

ExamplesSam and Sue walk around

Synonymsperambulate, walk about

Pattern of useSomebody ----s PP

Broader (hypernym)walk

2. walk around (motion) walk around something


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)circle

3. walk around (social) behave in a certain manner or have certain properties

SamplesHe walks around with his nose in the air.
She walks around with this strange boyfriend.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s PP

Broader (hypernym)acquit, bear, behave, carry, comport, conduct, deport

4. walk around (social) walk randomly

SamplesWe were walking around in the neighborhood to see whether we could find an open drugstore.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s

Broader (hypernym)act

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