English version

pedestrian crossing

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Roads
pedestrian crossingpeˌdestrian ˈcrossing ●●○ noun [countable] British English 🔊 🔊 TTRa specially marked place for people to walk across the road syn crosswalk American English pelican crossing, zebra crossing
Examples from the Corpus
pedestrian crossingShe made her way across the road at a pedestrian crossing, and stood in front of City Hall.They called it a pedestrian crossing, but it wasn't built for people.O'Neill doesn't seem capable of answering questions, and Landless wouldn't stop for me on a pedestrian crossing.
Pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
Click on the pictures to check.