jaywalker
noun see jaywalk

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • jaywalker — jaywalk ► VERB chiefly N. Amer. ▪ walk in or across a road without regard for approaching traffic. DERIVATIVES jaywalker noun. ORIGIN from JAY(Cf. ↑jay) in the obsolete sense «silly person» …   English terms dictionary

  • jaywalker — See jaywalk. * * * …   Universalium

  • jaywalker — noun a) One who jaywalks; someone who has committed jaywalking. b) 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… …   Wiktionary

  • jaywalker — Synonyms and related words: ambulator, backpacker, foot passenger, foot soldier, foot traveler, footslogger, hiker, hitchhiker, hoofer, infantryman, marcher, paddlefoot, pedestrian, peripatetic, trailsman, tramper, walker, walkist …   Moby Thesaurus

  • jaywalker — n. pedestrian that crosses a street against a traffic light or in an area where there is no crosswalk …   English contemporary dictionary

  • jaywalker — noun a reckless pedestrian who crosses a street illegally • Derivationally related forms: ↑jaywalk • Hypernyms: ↑pedestrian, ↑walker, ↑footer …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jaywalker (album) — Infobox Album Name = Jaywalker Type = studio Artist = Josh Joplin Released = Start date|2005|8|23 Recorded = Genre = Length = 42:07 Label = Eleven Thirty Producer = Reviews = Last album = This album = Jaywalker Next album = Jaywalker is the first …   Wikipedia

  • Dee Jaywalker — is a Belgian punk rock musician and songwriter. He is best known as lead guitar player and songwriter for Marky Ramone the Speedkings. Contents 1 Career 2 Discography 2.1 With Organized Pleasure …   Wikipedia

  • The Jaywalker — Filmdaten Originaltitel The Jaywalker Produktionsland USA …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • jaywalk — jaywalker, n. /jay wawk /, v.i. to cross a street at a place other than a regular crossing or in a heedless manner, as diagonally or against a traffic light. [1915 20, Amer.; JAY + WALK] * * * …   Universalium

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