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1. random

adjective. ['ˈrændəm'] lacking any definite plan or order or purpose; governed by or depending on chance.

Synonyms

  • hit-or-miss
  • haphazard
  • stochastic

Antonyms

  • careful
  • purposive

Etymology

  • raundon (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • randon (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Random Walk

  • hassebrock
  • overstock
  • interlock
  • antilock
  • antiknock
  • restock
  • bangkok
  • ballcock
  • unlock
  • undock
  • strock
  • sprock
  • skroch
  • pathak
  • o'clock
  • estok
  • elcock
  • alcock
  • ad-hoc
  • adcock
  • vlok
  • stokke
  • stocke
  • stock
  • staack
  • srock
  • spock
  • smock
  • skok
  • shrock

2. walk

verb. ['ˈwɔk, ˈwɑːk'] use one's feet to advance; advance by steps.

Synonyms

  • stalk
  • careen
  • skulk
  • stagger
  • pace
  • hoof
  • leg it
  • flounder
  • cock
  • process
  • move
  • stride
  • lumber
  • shlep
  • somnambulate
  • tread down
  • hoof it
  • clomp
  • spacewalk
  • mince
  • bumble
  • take the air
  • travel
  • ruffle
  • promenade
  • creep
  • slouch
  • pound
  • tramp
  • plod
  • step
  • coggle
  • sashay
  • flounce
  • hobble
  • ambulate
  • lurch
  • locomote
  • toe
  • hitch
  • sleepwalk
  • swagger
  • go
  • strut
  • stamp
  • tip
  • reel
  • prowl
  • tread
  • tap
  • shamble
  • slog
  • pussyfoot
  • wade
  • toddle
  • tiptoe
  • saunter
  • limp
  • walk around
  • tippytoe
  • dodder
  • trample
  • amble
  • walk about
  • shuffle
  • lollop
  • sneak
  • tittup
  • mouse
  • slink
  • footslog
  • mosey
  • stumble
  • waddle
  • stomp
  • foot
  • hike
  • scuffle
  • swag
  • totter
  • perambulate
  • stroll
  • march
  • falter
  • keel
  • stump
  • clump
  • gimp
  • pad
  • tramp down
  • traipse
  • paddle
  • trudge

Antonyms

  • ride
  • stay
  • rest
  • buy

Etymology

  • walken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wealcan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. walk

noun. ['ˈwɔk, ˈwɑːk'] the act of traveling by foot.

Synonyms

  • somnambulism
  • locomotion
  • gait
  • noctambulism
  • shamble
  • pace
  • plod
  • shambling
  • walking
  • plodding
  • wading
  • stride
  • somnambulation
  • march
  • noctambulation
  • shuffling
  • marching
  • shuffle
  • sleepwalking
  • ambulation
  • prowl
  • travel

Antonyms

  • reversible process
  • decrease
  • increase
  • decrement

Etymology

  • walken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wealcan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. walk

noun. ['ˈwɔk, ˈwɑːk'] (baseball) an advance to first base by a batter who receives four balls.

Synonyms

  • accomplishment
  • base on balls
  • achievement

Antonyms

  • show
  • disarrange
  • evolution
  • increment

Etymology

  • walken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wealcan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. walk

verb. ['ˈwɔk, ˈwɑːk'] obtain a base on balls.

Synonyms

  • score
  • hit
  • rack up

Antonyms

  • back
  • behave
  • discontinue
  • refrain

Etymology

  • walken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wealcan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. walk

noun. ['ˈwɔk, ˈwɑːk'] manner of walking.

Synonyms

  • manner of walking
  • posture
  • carriage

Antonyms

  • pull
  • unwind
  • arrange
  • disengage

Etymology

  • walken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wealcan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. walk

verb. ['ˈwɔk, ˈwɑːk'] accompany or escort.

Synonyms

  • accompany
  • march

Antonyms

  • victory
  • activity
  • action

Etymology

  • walken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wealcan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. walk

noun. ['ˈwɔk, ˈwɑːk'] the act of walking somewhere.

Synonyms

  • tramp
  • foot
  • saunter
  • walkabout
  • hike
  • constitutional
  • moonwalk
  • traveling
  • walk-through
  • stroll
  • hiking
  • perambulation
  • amble
  • last mile
  • turn
  • travel
  • travelling

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • descend
  • linger
  • recede

Etymology

  • walken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wealcan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. walk

verb. ['ˈwɔk, ˈwɑːk'] traverse or cover by walking.

Synonyms

  • cut through
  • cover
  • cut across
  • get across
  • track
  • pass over
  • get over
  • traverse

Antonyms

  • disconnect
  • detach
  • unhitch
  • unfashionable

Etymology

  • walken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wealcan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. walk

verb. ['ˈwɔk, ˈwɑːk'] give a base on balls to.

Antonyms

  • opening

Etymology

  • walken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wealcan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Example sentences of the word random-walk


1. Noun Phrase
The best short description of the rise and fall of any individual stock over time is that it's a random walk.

2. Noun Phrase
The resulting bacterial motility combined with the change in direction of rotation produces a kind of random walk that allows cell to cover a lot of ground in a general direction.

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