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pavement artist

noun [C] uk   UK ( US sidewalk artist) us  
a person who draws pictures on a pavement using coloured chalks, especially so that people who walk past will give small amounts of money
Translations of “pavement artist”
in Chinese (Traditional) (用彩色粉筆在人行道上作畫討錢的)街頭畫家…
in Chinese (Simplified) (用彩色粉笔在人行道上作画讨钱的)马路画家…
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