Definition of pedestrious in English:

pedestrious

adjective

rare, historical, archaic
  • Going on foot, especially as opposed to flying or swimming.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Browne (1605–1682), physician and author. From classical Latin pedestr-, pedester, also pedestris + -ous; compare -ious.

Pronunciation

pedestrious

/pɪˈdɛstrɪəs/