from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Large enough to admit entrance: a walk-in closet.
- adj. Located so as to be entered directly from the street: a walk-in apartment.
- n. A room large enough to admit entrance.
- n. An easily won victory, especially in an election.
- n. Slang One who walks in without having an appointment.
- n. Slang One, such as a spy, who initiates defection from one's own country to another, usually hostile country, without having been encouraged to do so.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. that people may enter without a prior appointment
- adj. that gains access through unlocked doors
- adj. that walks into an embassy etc unannounced
- adj. not a drive-in
- adj. entered without an intervening passage
- n. a walk-in room or closet
- n. a walk-in defector etc.
- n. A person whose original soul has departed the body and been replaced with another.
- n. A customer who visits a restaurant without a reservation.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. (of e.g. closets or refrigerators) extending very far enough back to allow a person to enter
- n. person who walks in without having an appointment
- n. an operative who initiates his own defection (usually to a hostile country) for political asylum
- n. an assured victory (especially in an election)
- n. a small room large enough to admit entrance
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