crosswalk

noun cross·walk \ ˈkrȯs-ˌwȯk \
|Updated on: 9 Aug 2018

Definition of crosswalk

: a specially paved or marked path for pedestrians crossing a street or road

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CROSSWALK Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of crosswalk for English Language Learners

  • : a marked path where people can safely walk across a street or road


CROSSWALK Defined for Kids

crosswalk

noun cross·walk \ ˈkrȯs-ˌwȯk \

Definition of crosswalk for Students

: a specially marked path for people to walk across a street


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