walkaway


Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.

walk·a·way

 (wôk′ə-wā′)
n.
1. Something that is easy and presents no difficulties, especially an easily won sports contest; a walkover.
2.
a. The abandonment of a mortgaged property by the holder of the mortgage because of inability or refusal to meet the payments or because the value of the property has fallen below the principal of the mortgage.
b. A property so abandoned.
c. A person who abandons such a property.

walkaway

(ˈwɔːkəˌweɪ)
n
informal US an easily won contest or victory

walk•a•way

(ˈwɔk əˌweɪ)

n.
an easy victory or conquest.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.walkaway - an easy victorywalkaway - an easy victory      
triumph, victory - a successful ending of a struggle or contest; "a narrow victory"; "the general always gets credit for his army's victory"; "clinched a victory"; "convincing victory"; "the agreement was a triumph for common sense"

walkaway

noun
1. An easy victory:
Informal: runaway.
Slang: romp.
2. An easily accomplished task:
Informal: breeze.
Slang: duck soup.
Translations

walkaway

[ˈwɔːkəweɪ] N (US) → victoria f fácil, paseo m, pan m comido
References in periodicals archive ?
Tenders are invited for electronic auction for the right to conclude a civil contract for the supply of panels for bacteriological analyzer of the microscan walkaway type for the needs of gbuz dc 8 dzm
The fourth story, Masque of the Red Death, harkens back to Doctorow's Walkaway, taking on issues of survivalism versus community.
Successful applicant Walkaway Tennis Club received a $5,000 grant to resurface their five tennis courts.
This technology, the centerpiece of Labcyte's Echo Liquid Handlers, enables walkaway convenience and integration capabilities.
Morgan is currently busy playing the role of the villain Negan in the zombie series "The Walking Dead." His other current project is the action drama flick "Walkaway Joe," which is being directed by Tom Wright.
Together with the company's Vitamin D 200A Assay Kit, the station and kit solution enable increased laboratory productivity with fully automated, walkaway sample preparation.
[USA], Oct 13 (ANI): Jeffrey Dean Morgan and David Strathairn are all set to star in family drama 'Walkaway Joe'.
The former Punjab law minister was asked whether the divisions will remain within the opposition parties particularly after failing to nominate a joint candidate in the presidential elections, thereby giving a walkaway victory to the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) candidate Arif Alvi.
And with the strength of their line-ups throughout this tournament, there has always been the expectation from most that they should walkaway with this group and in all honesty, they probably should've done.
Mr Raab stressed that the UK was serious about about the possibility of a no deal walkaway from the EU, as Tory former PM Sir John Major said that a second referendum was "morally justified".
At the top of the frame, visitors can enjoy looking down through a glass- floored walkaway and see the old city of Deira to the north and the breathtaking towers of Sheikh Zayed Road to the south.
And in an ALM park in an area called Mahakali in Mumbai, engineers looked at the park they had taken over from a local NGO and smiled at the municipal officials, 'Look at how we have created a new walkaway for the people!' they said.