Other Words For "Walked"

Other Words For "Walked"

There’s nothing wrong with saying “they walked”, but if you want to mix it up or be more specific, here are some alternatives:

 

Strolled Walk at a leisurely pace.
Sauntered Walk in an idle or leisurely manner
Meandered Slowly, aimlessly, often with twists
Trudged Walk with effort or reluctance
Ambled Walk at a slow, easygoing pace.
Strutted Proud, often arrogant or bouncy walk
Treaded Walk with a careful or cautious step.
Prowled Walk stealthily like a predator
Scurried Briskly or hurriedly, often with small steps
Strode Long, decisive steps
Pattered Light, quick steps, often kids or animals
Marched Regular, steady, with purpose/confidence
Scampered Move quickly with playfulness or fear
Moseyed Walked in a relaxed, unhurried manne
Paced Back and forth in a regular, measured way
Hobbled Walk with difficulty, often due to an injury
Shuffled Short, dragging steps. Shy or reluctant.
Slogged Walk with effort, often through mud
Tramped Walk heavily, often over a long distance
Traipsed Reluctantly or without a clear purpose.
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