(noun, verb)


1. a large area of land preserved in its natural state as public property

- there are laws that protect the wildlife in this park

Similar word(s): parkland

Definition categories: location, parcel, tract

2. a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area

- they went for a walk in the park

Similar word(s): common, commons, green

Definition categories: location, parcel, tract

3. a facility in which ball games are played (especially baseball games)

- take me out to the ballpark

Similar word(s): ballpark

Definition categories: man–made, arena, bowl, stadium

4. a lot where cars are parked

Definition categories: location, lot

5. a gear position that acts as a parking brake

- the put the car in park and got out

Definition categories: man–made, gear

Sentences with park as a noun:

- Hyde Park in London;

- a park of wagons;

- business park;

- A country's tank park or artillery park.


1. place temporarily

- park the car in the yard

- park the children with the in-laws

- park your bag in this locker

Definition categories: contact, lay, place, pose, position, put, set

2. maneuver a vehicle into a parking space

- Park the car in front of the library

- Can you park right here?

Definition categories: motion, channelise, channelize, direct, guide, head, maneuver, manoeuver, manoeuvre, point, steer

Sentences with park as a verb:

- You can park the car in front of the house.

- I parked the drive heads of my hard disk before travelling with my laptop.

- Let's park that until next week's meeting.

- to park artillery, wagons, automobiles, etc.

- He really parked that one.

- They stopped at a romantic overlook, shut off the engine, and parked.

- He came in and parked himself in our living room.

- Park your bags in the hall.

- We decided to park our money in a safe, stable, low-yield bond fund until market conditions improve.