Definition of distracted driver in US English:

distracted driver


  • See distracted driving

    • ‘Our officers see too many accidents resulting from distracted drivers, so the law was very welcome.’
    • ‘Cell phones and distracted drivers are a perilous combination.’
    • ‘Today, some of the victims of distracted drivers told their stories in Washington.’
    • ‘Banning driving while yakking is politically popular, but it ignores the bigger issue of distracted driving, by focusing on just one cause of distracted drivers.’
    • ‘In other words, distracted drivers still know how to drive, but they don't see things well or fast enough to safely use their skills.’