Example sentences for: pedestrian

How can you use “pedestrian” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Another obvious bonus, although impossible to over-emphasize, is the absence of cars, the simple joy of wandering around a town relieved of traffic and pollution, of standing on a little humpback pedestrian bridge far from the Grand Canal and hearing only the water lapping against the moss-covered walls, or the occasional swish of a sleek gondola that appears out of nowhere.

  • A wide pedestrian shopping street, Rua Augusta, leads from the Praça do Comércio through a stately arch to the central square of Lisbon, Praça Dom Pedro IV, better known as the Rossio (the Common).

  • Athanasius Kircher's (1602-1680) and Joseph de Guignes' (1721-1800) fanciful descriptions of Chinese signs and Egyptian hieroglyphs gave birth to the notion that these writing systems could somehow circumvent pedestrian alphabets, going as it were straight to the heart of things.

  • There are restaurants and a Starbuck’s in the basement, and you can access the raised pedestrian crosswalk from the escalators on the ground floor.

  • Walk west from Lion Square along the pedestrian street of Dhedhálou (Odós Dhedhálou) to reach the major attraction in the city — the Archaeological Museum.

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