Sidewalk vs Walkway - What's the difference?

sidewalk | walkway |


As nouns the difference between sidewalk and walkway

is that sidewalk is (us) a footpath, usually paved, at the side of a road for the use of pedestrians; a pavement (uk) or footpath (australia); by extension, any paved footpath, even if not located at the side of a road while walkway is a clearly defined path for pedestrians.

sidewalk

Noun

(en noun)
  • (US) A footpath, usually paved, at the side of a road for the use of pedestrians; a pavement (UK) or footpath (Australia); by extension, any paved footpath, even if not located at the side of a road.
  • Synonyms
    * (paved footpath)

    See also

    * roadway and verge

    walkway

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A clearly defined path for pedestrians.