Meaning of Walkman in English:


Pronunciation /ˈwɔːkmən/

Translate Walkman into Spanish

nounplural noun Walkmans, plural noun Walkmen

  • A type of personal stereo.

    ‘The Walkman gave people their own music on the move for the first time, but they were limited by the number of songs a CD or tape could hold.’
    • ‘It pioneered the category when it introduced the original Walkman in 1979.’
    • ‘Yet ‘Hold My Hand,’ which sounds as if she recorded it on a Walkman, mesmerizes still.’
    • ‘Whether people start ditching their iPods and Walkmans in favour of their mobile though remains to be seen.’
    • ‘Listening on a Walkman often makes the music more personal and direct.’