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Verb: walk in
  1. Enter by walking
    "She walks in at all hours, as if she lived here"
Adjective: walk-in  'wok,in
  1. (of e.g. closets or refrigerators) extending very far enough back to allow a person to enter
    "a deep walk-in refrigerator"; "walk-in closets"
Noun: walk-in  'wok,in
  1. Person who walks in without having an appointment
    "the emergency room was overrun with walk-ins"
     
  2. An operative who initiates his own defection (usually to a hostile country) for political asylum
     
  3. An assured victory (especially in an election)
    - waltz
     
  4. A small room large enough to admit entrance

Derived forms: walked in, walk-ins, walks in, walking in

See also: deep

Type of: come in, defector, deserter, enter, get in, get into, go in, go into, individual, intelligence agent, intelligence officer, mortal, move into, operative, person, room, secret agent, somebody, someone, soul, spook, spy, triumph, victory

Encyclopedia: Walk-in