walk over

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v walk over beat easily "The local team walked over their old rivals for the championship"
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Quotations

  • John Wanamaker
    John Wanamaker
    “One may walk over the highest mountain one step at a time.”
  • Edward A. Navajo
    Edward A. Navajo
    “Walk on a rainbow trail; walk on a trail of song, and all about you will be beauty. There is a way out of every dark mist, over a rainbow trail.”
  • John Major
    John Major
    “I am walking over hot coals suspended over a deep pit at the bottom of which are a large number of vipers baring their fangs.”
  • Elwyn Brooks White
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    “All we need is a meteorologist who has once been soaked to the skin without ill effect. No one can write knowingly of the weather who walks bent over on wet days.”
  • Damon Runyon
    Damon Runyon
    “You can become a winner only if you are willing to walk over the edge.”

Usage

In literature:

I was able once to walk over them.
"Erik Dorn" by Ben Hecht
He walked over to the rail, where the two stood, looking out over the shoreline.
"The Players" by Everett B. Cole
Finally, they walked over the rough ground to a nearby thicket.
"The Best Made Plans" by Everett B. Cole
Lefever walked over to Kitchen's to order the fourth horse.
"Laramie Holds the Range" by Frank H. Spearman
I walked over to him; and he seen me standing there looking at him just as he was going to pull out.
"The Man Next Door" by Emerson Hough
At county fairs he had a walk-over.
"The Bishop of Cottontown" by John Trotwood Moore
Katrine had turned her back and walked over to the fire, humming.
"A Girl of the Klondike" by Victoria Cross
Billing crossed the square and walked over towards the hotel.
"General John Regan" by George A. Birmingham
With sudden resolution I walked over a twinkling greensward and rang the bell.
"Greener Than You Think" by Ward Moore
You can't walk over and pat it on the shoulder and say, 'Well, better luck next time, old man.
"Anything You Can Do ..." by Gordon Randall Garrett
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In poetry:

They walked not under the lindens,
They played not in the hall;
But shadow, and silence, and sadness
Were hanging over all.
"By The Fireside : The Open Window" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Doctor Thomas looked her over,
And then he looked some more;
Walked over to his wash-basin,
Said,'Why didn't you come before?'
"Miss Gee" by W H Auden
They are the loneliest men that walk men's ways,
No matter what they seem;
The stars and sunlight of their nights and days
Move over them in dream.
"Poets" by Abram Joseph Ryan
Come walking over watery hill and glen,
Or stoop your faces through yon cloud perplext;
Come, any one of dearest, sacred ten,
And bring me patient hoping for the next.
"At My Window After Sunset" by George MacDonald
There's a grey fog over Dublin of the curses,
But the Connaught wind will blow it from my way,
And a Connaught girl will kiss it from my memory,
If the Death that walks beside me will delay.
"The Connaughtman Returning" by Nora Jane Hopper Chesson
She had ever walked in quiet ways,
Not over beds of flowery ease,
But Sundays in the village choir
She sweetly sang of "ways of peace,"
Of "ways of peace and pleasantness,"
She trod such paths as these.
"The Deacon's Daughter" by Marietta Holley

In news:

Mike McAuliffe walked away with the Republican nomination for Taylor County Justice of the Peace Precinct 1, Place 1 over Lydia Long.
A walk-off single from junior third baseman Zeth Lavy was the difference for the Blue Jays in a 5-4 St Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference win over MacMurray on Monday afternoon.
The bakers walked out over wage and benefit cuts.
About 90 workers walked out over dirty toilets Wednesday in Central Washington.
When you've walked on fire-- 15 feet over 2000-degree coals-- nothing seems impossible.
When you've walked on fire– 15 feet over 2000-degree coals– nothing seems impossible.
Louis Oosthuizen walked over the Swilcan Bridge toward a victory that was never in doubt Sunday at St Andrews, another big moment in sports for South Africa.
The child walked over to a neighbor's yard while playing.
"When I walk into the stadium I feel 16, 17, 18 all over again," said the 1998 graduate of his return to the venue for tonight's football game with El Dorado.
Over the last several years investors have abandoned roughly $65 billion in gains by walking away from their equity mutual funds.
The two men, their faces covered and hoods over their heads, walk into the Bottom Dollar grocery store in Laurel with guns drawn Thursday.
For over 15 years Levine's voice has been heard on radio stations throughout the tri-state area that have included Z100, KTU, Q 104.3, WALK 97.5, WLIR, WBAB, 1010WINS, and WCBS 880.
Jeff Foxworthy (far left), host of "The American Bible Challenge" game show , walks over to congratulate the show's winning team, Judson's Legacy (Drake Levasheff, left.
President Obama walks over the greet well wishers after stepping off Air Force One upon his arrival at Metropolitan Wayne County Airport in Detroit.
His satire walks a fine line, and he stumbled painfully over it last week while clowning with retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens.
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In science:

Thus in this approximation each step of the random walk is averaged over all the realizations of the graphs.
Random spread on the family of small-world networks
W (G) is over walks on G of length k visiting all edges of G.
Random incidence matrices: moments of the spectral density
From now on, we consider the averaging process over balls of the generating function F related to a random walk (X, P ).
Classification on the average of random walks
Fig. 2 contains the Wigner function obtained by tracing over the internal degree of freedom after five steps of the quantum random walk algorithm.
Implementing the quantum random walk
The simplest complication that arises over the q = 2, RFIC case is that for each trial walk that compares any of the spin orientations and the original one there are “empty” steps consisting of local fields aligned with the other q − 2 possibilities.
Low Temperature Properties of the Random Field Potts Chain
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