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Meaning of PEDESTRIAN

Pronunciation:  pu'destreeun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a person who travels by foot
  2. [adj]  lacking wit or imagination; "a pedestrian movie plot"
 

PEDESTRIAN is a 10 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: earthbound, footer, prosaic, prosy, uninteresting, walker
 
 See Also: ambler, hiker, hobbler, jaywalker, limper, marcher, nondriver, parader, passer, passerby, passer-by, peripatetic, plodder, rambler, reeler, saunterer, shuffler, slogger, staggerer, stalker, stamper, stomper, strider, stroller, stumbler, swaggerer, totterer, tramp, tramper, trampler, traveler, traveller, tripper, trudger, waddler, wayfarer

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Pe*des"tri*an\, a.
    Going on foot; performed on foot; as, a pedestrian journey.
    
    
  2. \Pe*des"tri*an\, n.
    A walker; one who journeys on foot; a foot traveler; specif.,
    a professional walker or runner.
    
    
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: ambler, ambulant, ambulative, ambulator, ambulatory, arid, artless, backpacker, banal, banausic, barren, blah, blank, bloodless, boring, characterless, circuit-riding, cold, colorless, common, commonplace, dead, dim, dismal, draggy, drearisome, dreary, dry, dryasdust, dull, dusty, effete, elephantine, empty, etiolated, expeditionary, fade, flat, foot passenger, foot soldier, foot traveler, footslogger, globe-girdling, globe-trotting, going, hackneyed, half-assed, heavy, hiker, hitchhiker, ho-hum, hollow, hoofer, humdrum, inadept, inane, inapt, inattentive, inefficient, inept, inexcitable, inexpert, infantryman, insipid, itinerant, itinerary, jaywalker, jejune, journeying, leaden, lifeless, locomotive, low-spirited, marcher, matter-of-fact, mediocre, monotone, monotonous, moving, mundane, mundivagant, on foot, on tour, ordinary, paddlefoot, pale, pallid, passing, perambulating, perambulatory, peregrinative, peregrine, peripatetic, pilgrimlike, plain, platitudinous, plodding, poetryless, pointless, poky, ponderous, poor, progressing, prosaic, prosing, prosy, rambler, rambling, run-of-the-mill, skill-less, slow, solemn, spiritless, stale, sterile, stiff, stock, stodgy, stroller, strolling, stuffy, superficial, tasteless, tedious, thoughtless, tiresome, touring, touristic, touristy, trailsman, tramper, traveling, trekking, trite, truistic, unapt, undeft, undexterous, undextrous, unembellished, unfacile, unidealistic, unimaginative, unimpassioned, uninspired, unintelligent, uninteresting, unlively, unpoetic, unproficient, unromantic, unskillful, vapid, walker, walking, walkist, wayfaring, wishy-washy, wooden
 

 

 

 

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