caminar translation English | Spanish-English dictionary

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caminar  

a       vi  
1    (=andar)   to walk  
iban caminando por el parque      they were walking in the park  
fuimos caminando a casa de María      we walked to María's house  
hemos venido caminando      we walked (here), we came on foot  
salen a caminar después de comer      they go (out) for a walk after lunch  
caminar sin rumbo      to walk o wander about aimlessly  
2    (=progresar)   to move  
el cortejo caminaba en silencio      the funeral procession was moving silently  
caminamos hacia una sociedad sin clases      we are moving towards a classless society  
3      (LAm)   (=funcionar)   to work  
esto no camina      this doesn't work  
b       vt   to walk  
caminamos cuatro kilómetros      we walked four kilometres  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
caminar sin rumbo exp.
to walk {o} wander about aimlessly

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
walk barefoot
exp.
to walk abreast of sb
exp.
to walk a tightrope
(MODISMOS)
exp.
they go (out) for a walk after lunch
exp.
to grope one's way
exp.
I'll carry on (for) as long as I can still walk
exp.
his shoes got out of shape from so much walking
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'caminar' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
caminar contoneándose
n.
caminar sin equilibrio
tambalearse
exp.
caminar con dificultad
exp.
caminar por el barro
exp.
caminar con paso vacilante
exp.
caminar arrastrando los pies
exp.
caminar dando pisadas fuertes
exp.
caminar con paso seguro
exp.
empezó a caminar calle abajo
exp.
caminar por el agua/la nieve
"caminar": examples and translations in context
Eres suficientemente fuerte como para caminar. You're strong enough to walk.
Vi que la dejó caminar sola. I saw you let her walk alone.
Me enseñé a caminar de nuevo. I taught myself to go again.
Es necesario caminar más la calle. You need to go further down the street.
Es un lugar pésimo para caminar. Bad place to be walking around.
Comienza a caminar hacia mi izquierda. - He starts walking around towards my left.
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