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walk·up

also walk-up  (wôk′ŭp′)
n.
1. An apartment house or office building with no elevator.
2. An apartment or office in a building with no elevator.

walk-up

n
(Building) informal
a. a block of flats having no lift
b. (as modifier): a walk-up block.

walk′-up`



n.
1. an apartment above the ground floor in a building with no elevator.
2. a building, esp. an apartment house, that has no elevator.
adj.
3. located above the ground floor in a building that has no elevator.
4. (of a building) having no elevator.
5. accessible to pedestrians from the outside of a building: a walk-up teller's window.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.walk-up - an apartment in a building without an elevatorwalk-up - an apartment in a building without an elevator
apartment, flat - a suite of rooms usually on one floor of an apartment house
walk-up - an apartment building without an elevator
2.walk-up - an apartment building without an elevatorwalk-up - an apartment building without an elevator
apartment building, apartment house - a building that is divided into apartments
walk-up, walk-up apartment - an apartment in a building without an elevator
Adj.1.walk-up - a building with no elevator; "a walk-up apartment"
low-rise - used of buildings of one or only a few stories and usually no elevator; low; "looking out over the roofs of low-rise apartment buildings"
Translations

walk-up

[ˈwɔːkʌp] N (US) (= building) → edificio m sin ascensor; (= flat) → piso m or (LAm) departamento m en un edificio sin ascensor

walk-up

[ˈwɔːkˌʌp] n (Am) → casa senza ascensore
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