Meaning of footwalk in English:


Pronunciation /ˈfʊtwɔːk/


[no object]Australian
  • (in Aboriginal English) travel on foot.

    ‘he footwalked overland from the Daly River to Darwin’
    • ‘She footwalked across hundreds, if not thousands, of kilometres.’
    • ‘They footwalked all the way to the Aboriginal settlement of Lajamanu.’
    • ‘There were a lot of old tin-scratchers footwalking up to Georgetown.’
    • ‘He sometimes rode but his preference was to footwalk.’
    • ‘He used to footwalk along the track.’
    • ‘His family were one of the first groups to attempt to footwalk across the uninhabited desert which separated them from the settlement.’