What does chasing pavements mean?

Definitions for chasing pavements
chas·ing pave·ments

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word chasing pavements.


  1. Chasing Pavements

    "Chasing Pavements" is the second single from British soul singer Adele. Adele performed the song on Friday Night with Jonathan Ross on 7 December 2007. It was released digitally in Ireland on 13 January 2008 and entered the Irish singles chart at number 26 through download sales alone. Having received a physical release, the single then leaped 19 places to number seven, where it peaked. On 20 January, the single entered at number two in the UK singles chart on downloads alone. "Chasing Pavements" was the 27th best selling single of 2008 in the UK, with over 280,000 sales. The song was performed by Melissa Benoist on the episode The New Rachel of Glee. It was featured in three episodes of Hollyoaks. The first was in a concluding scene of Hannah Ashworth's anorexia. The second was in a beginning scene of Charlie Dean's custody battle. The third was in a scene showing Dominic Reilly reflecting on Tina McQueen talking to him, which was aired on 15 October. The song was also featured in Wild Child, starring Emma Roberts and the late Natasha Richardson and TV shows such as 90210 and Glee. Adele performed "Chasing Pavements" along with "Cold Shoulder" on Saturday Night Live on 18 October 2008. The B-side to the single, "That's It, I Quit, I'm Movin' On", is an acoustic cover of a Sam Cooke song. It's Adele's first top 40 hit on the Billboard Hot 100 and has sold over 1,200,000 digital copies as of October 2011.

How to pronounce chasing pavements?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say chasing pavements in sign language?


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of chasing pavements in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of chasing pavements in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Images & Illustrations of chasing pavements

  1. chasing pavementschasing pavementschasing pavementschasing pavementschasing pavements

Translations for chasing pavements

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for chasing pavements »


Find a translation for the chasing pavements definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:

Discuss these chasing pavements definitions with the community:



    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


    "chasing pavements." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 22 Jun 2021. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/chasing+pavements>.

    Are we missing a good definition for chasing pavements? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!


    Are you a words master?

    (of especially persons) lacking sense or understanding or judgment
    • A. ectomorphic
    • B. soft-witted
    • C. proprietary
    • D. articulate

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for chasing pavements: