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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. to cross a street heedlessly or at a place other than a regular crossing.


Princeton's WordNet

  1. jaywalker(noun)

    a reckless pedestrian who crosses a street illegally


  1. jaywalker(Noun)

    A person who violates pedestrian traffic regulations by crossing a street away from a designated crossing or who walks on the part of the street intended for vehicles instead of the part designated for pedestrians.

  2. Origin: * jay, a stupid person, + walker


  1. Jaywalker

    Jaywalker is the first solo album by singer/songwriter Josh Joplin. Jaywalker was released on August 23, 2005 with Eleven Thirty Records

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


a person who walks carelessly among traffic

She never looks to see if there's a car coming before she crosses the road; – she's a jaywalker.

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