jaywalker

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n jaywalker a reckless pedestrian who crosses a street illegally
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Usage

In literature:

I locked the car and dodged traffic to get across the street, as though I'd never heard of laws against jaywalking.
"...Or Your Money Back" by Gordon Randall Garrett
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In news:

In Champaign -Urbana, Illinois, 89% of Those Arrested for Jaywalking Are Black.
Is it illegal statewide to jaywalk or just in areas where specified.
North Vancouver ' jaywalker ' sues RCMP - again.
Suspected jaywalker who was tased takes plea deal, sentenced to probation.
Judge refuses to throw out evidence against jaywalker who was Tased.
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo.- A pedestrian tried to jaywalk along 29 Road near North Avenue Thursday night and got hit by an oncoming vehicle.
Jaywalker Arrested with Drugs, Knife, Scale.
Jaywalker should not be fully liable for being hit by motorcycle, B.C.
But failure to sign out is as common and casual as jaywalking.
The mainlanders spit, litter, jaywalk and cut in line, the locals grouse.
Jaywalking Fatalities Up So Police Cracking Down On Enforcement.
00 am, a Ford Escape struck the man as he jaywalked across Southest 272nd at 144th Ave Southeast, according to police.
One thing accomplished by all the snow piled in the middle of the streets is it prevents jaywalking.
Police car rolls over jaywalking suspect during downtown Portland arrest.
You don't have to look far in Tucson to find someone jaywalking.
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