Meaning of “pedestrian” in the English Dictionary

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pedestriannoun [ C ]

us /pəˈdes·tri·ən/

pedestrian noun [ C ] (WALKER)

a person who is walking, esp. in an area where vehicles go:

Bicyclists and pedestrians use the path.


us /pəˈdes·tri·ən/

pedestrian adjective (NOT INTERESTING)

showing little imagination; not interesting:

The lyrics are pretty pedestrian.

(Definition of “pedestrian” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)