intransitive verb
1. (general) 
She was caught jaywalking by a police officer, but the judge only imposed a small fine on her.Un policía la pilló cruzando la calle imprudentemente, pero la jueza tan solo le impuso una pequeña multa.
b. cruzar en rojo (at a stoplight) 
The only reason I jaywalked was because I was late to work.La única razón por la que crucé en rojo fue porque llegaba tarde al trabajo.
jaywalk [ˈdʒeɪwɔːk]
intransitive verb
cruzar la calle imprudentemente
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