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jaywalk

verb [I] uk   /ˈdʒeɪ.wɔːk/ us    /-wɑːk/ mainly US
to walk across a street at a place where it is not allowed or without taking care to avoid the traffic
jaywalker
noun [C] uk   /-wɔː.kər/ us    /-wɑː.kɚ/
We nearly ran over a couple of jaywalkers who walked out in front of the car.
Translations of “jaywalk”
in Chinese (Traditional) 不遵守交通規則亂過馬路…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不遵守交通规则乱穿马路…
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