Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Walter, Bruno 1876-1962. German conductor noted for his interpretations of Mozart and Mahler.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A male given name.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intransitive v. To roll or wallow; to welter.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To roll: welter.
  • To waver; totter; be unsteady; hence, to fall, or be overturned.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. German conductor (1876-1962)

Etymologies

Germanic wald "rule" + heri, hari "army". (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • LIGE: (To WALTER) Will you listen at dis gal, Walter?

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  • "I am WALTER CECIL!" exclaimed our old acquaintance Walter; "my _nom de guerre_ is no longer necessary."

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  • This rabbit is named WALTER and he is a 6m long x 4m tall inflatable bunny creation of artist Dawn Ng. "By inserting Walter into places, I wanted to build up scenarios that would create a child-like surprise and wonder of what is so special about a place and get people to re-evalutate what they see." ~ says Dawn**

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  • WALTER REDDY, founder of Liberty Broadcast Network, (an election results reporting website and source for election affidavits) who was present in New Hampshire both on January 8th for the Primary, and for the entire Republican recount; Walter playedvarious rolesthere, from citizen videographer; to observor of the actual counting, to providing moral support and assistance to Albert; to following/chasing the van and police car driven by "Butch and Hoppy" whichretrieved the boxes of ballots from the various towns and brought them back to the State Archive Building in Concord to be counted.

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  • PRESIDENT CLINTON NAMES WALTER SLOCOMBE AS UNDER SECRETARY OF DEFENSE FOR POLICY President Clinton announced today his intention to nominate Walter

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  • _here_, I tell Walter _where_ he must come; and so _here_ is a different sort of word from both _Walter_ and _come_.

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  • Walter is played brilliantly by John Noble who is able to bring out the best and worst in Walter's mentally unstable psyche.

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  • Fifth-year man Kevin Walter is the leading candidate to supplant him.

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  • In honor of his foster parents, he writes under the name Walter Dean Myers.

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  • After the premier, Julius Korngold - writing as critic for the Vienna paper Neue Freie Presse - was not encouraging, critical of "modernist tendencies" and what he called Walter's note-spinning.

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