Simple Definition of jaywalk
: to cross a street carelessly or at an illegal or dangerous place
Full Definition of jaywalk
: to cross a street carelessly or in an illegal manner so as to be endangered by traffic
Examples of jaywalk
The police officer warned us not to jaywalk.
First Known Use of jaywalk
Rhymes with jaywalk
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JAYWALK Defined for Kids
Definition of jaywalk
: to cross a street in a place or in a way that is against traffic regulations
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