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cat·walk

 (kăt′wôk′)
n.
A narrow, often elevated walkway, as on the sides of a bridge or in the flies above a theater stage.

catwalk

(ˈkætˌwɔːk)
n
1. (Clothing & Fashion) a narrow ramp extending from the stage into the audience in a theatre, nightclub, etc, esp as used by models in a fashion show
2. (Theatre) a narrow ramp extending from the stage into the audience in a theatre, nightclub, etc, esp as used by models in a fashion show
3. a narrow pathway over the stage of a theatre, along a bridge, etc

cat•walk

(ˈkætˌwɔk)

n.
a narrow walkway, esp. one high above the surrounding area, used to provide access or allow movement.
[1880]

catwalk

A raised platform along which models walk to display new clothes designs.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.catwalk - narrow platform extending out into an auditoriumcatwalk - narrow platform extending out into an auditorium; "models displayed clothes on a catwalk at the fashion show"
platform - a raised horizontal surface; "the speaker mounted the platform"
2.catwalk - narrow pathway high in the air (as above a stage or between parts of a building or along a bridge)
paseo, walkway, walk - a path set aside for walking; "after the blizzard he shoveled the front walk"
Translations

catwalk

[ˈkætwɔːk] Npasarela f

catwalk

[ˈkætwɔːk]
n
[building] → passerelle f
(for models)podium m (de défilé de mode)
modif [collection, model] → de défilé
a catwalk show → un défilé de mode

catwalk

nSteg m, → Brücke f; (for models) → Laufsteg m

catwalk

[ˈkætˌwɔːk] npasserella (in sfilata di moda)
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