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jaywalker noun


someone who commits the offence of crossing the street or the road without paying attention to oncoming traffic, for example by not using a designated crossing place or ignoring walk/don't walk signs
A jaywalker was run over by two cars and caused another to crash into a road divider during an incident on this morning.

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