a windowlike structure set in a pavement or the like to illuminate areas beneath, consisting of thick glass blocks set in a metal frame.
noun, Chiefly British. 1. .
- Pavement princess
noun phrase A prostitute who solicits business over a radio band [1976+; Citizen’s band terminology]
- Pavement rage
noun uncontrolled physical or verbal anger exhibited when encountering annoyance while walking on a sidewalk or alongside a roadway; also called sidewalk rage
/Italian paˈveːse/ noun 1. Cesare (ˈtʃeːzare). 1908–50, Italian writer and translator. His works include collections of poems, such as Verrà la morte e avra i tuoi occhi (1953), short stories, such as the collection Notte di festa (1953), and the novel La Luna e i falò (1950)