What does the word pedestrian mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • One who journeys on foot; a walker.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Pedestrianism.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Of or pertaining to walking.

Usage examples for pedestrian

  1. The gig immediately hoisted a handkerchief; so did my pedestrian. – The Quest of the Golden Girl by Richard le Gallienne
  2. He opened it, slipped outside, darted across the narrow lane, stole along where the shadows of the fence were blackest, paused, listening, as he reached the end of the alleyway, to assure himself that there was no near- by pedestrian- and stepped out into the street. – The Adventures of Jimmie Dale by Frank L. Packard