What does jaywalk mean?

Definitions for jaywalkˈdʒeɪˌwɔk

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word jaywalk.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. jaywalk(verb)

    cross the road at a red light


  1. jaywalk(Verb)

    To behave as a jaywalker; to violate pedestrian traffic regulations by crossing a street away from a designated crossing or to walk in the part of the street intended for cars rather than on the sidewalk.

  2. Origin: Back-formation from jaywalker



    Jaywalk is a Japanese rock band best known in the West for the intro theme of the videogame Road Avenger. In 1991 they had a big hit with "Nanimo ienakute... natsu".

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jaywalk in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jaywalk in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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Translations for jaywalk

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  • [[einGerman
  • cruzar la calle sin prudenciaSpanish
  • 信号無視Japanese
  • [[неосторо́жно]] [[переходи́ть]] [[улица, [[зева́ть]] [[по]] [[сторонаRussian

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