Also found in: Thesaurus, Idioms, Encyclopedia.
walk·upalso walk-up (wôk′ŭp′)
1. An apartment house or office building with no elevator.
2. An apartment or office in a building with no elevator.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
a. a block of flats having no lift
b. (as modifier): a walk-up block.
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||walk-up - an apartment in a building without an elevator|
walk-up - an apartment building without an elevator
|2.||walk-up - an apartment 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"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
walk-up[ˈwɔːkʌp] N (US) (= building) → edificio m sin ascensor; (= flat) → piso m or (LAm) departamento m en un edificio sin ascensor
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995