Definitions of park

  1. a facility in which ball games are played ( especially baseball games); " take me out to the ballpark"
  2. a lot where cars are parked
  3. a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area; " they went for a walk in the park"
  4. Scottish explorer in Africa ( 1771- 1806)
  5. maneuver a vehicle into a parking space; " Park the car in front of the library"; " Can you park right here?"
  6. a gear position that acts as a parking brake; " the put the car in park and got out"
  7. a large area of land preserved in its natural state as public property; " there are laws that protect the wildlife in this park"
  8. place temporarily; " park the car in the yard"; " park the children with the in- laws"; " park your bag in this locker"
  9. Any place where vehicles are assembled according to a definite arrangement; also, the vehicles.
  10. To bring together in a park, or compact body; as, to park artillery, wagons, automobiles, etc.
  11. In oyster culture, to inclose in a park.
  12. To promenade or drive in a park; also, of horses, to display style or gait on a park drive.
  13. A piece of ground inclosed, and stored with beasts of the chase, which a man may have by prescription, or the king's grant.
  14. A tract of ground kept in its natural state, about or adjacent to a residence, as for the preservation of game, for walking, riding, or the like.
  15. A piece of ground, in or near a city or town, inclosed and kept for ornament and recreation; as, Hyde Park in London; Central Park in New York.
  16. A space occupied by the animals, wagons, pontoons, and materials of all kinds, as ammunition, ordnance stores, hospital stores, provisions, etc., when brought together; also, the objects themselves; as, a park of wagons; a park of artillery.
  17. A partially inclosed basin in which oysters are grown.
  18. To inclose in a park, or as in a park.
  19. To bring together in a park, or compact body; as, to park the artillery, the wagons, etc.
  20. A piece of ground, in or near a city or town, inclosed and kept for ornament and recreation; as, Hyde in London; Central in New York.
  21. A large tract of ground used as a public place for recreation; an artillery encampment.
  22. To inclose in a ground for recreation; to station together.
  23. An inclosure: a tract surrounding a mansion: a piece of ground inclosed for recreation: ( mil.) a space in an encampment occupied by the artillery; hence, a collection of artillery, or stores in an encampment.
  24. To inclose: to bring together in a body, as artillery.
  25. Inclosed ground with trees; place for, or collection of, artillery.
  26. A tract of land set apart for ornament or recreation.
  27. An enclosure for artillery, or the artillery there placed.
  28. A large piece of ground enclosed for public or private recreation; an inclosure round a mansion; an artillery encampment; the train of artillery belonging to an army or army division.
  29. To enclose in a park; to collect in a park.
  30. An enclosed portion of grass- land in or near a town for amusement or exercise; the pasture and woodland surrounding a mansion- house; the train of heavy artillery, with carriages, ammunition, & c., which accompanies an army to the field; the whole collection of tools, & c., belonging to the engineer department of the army.
  31. To enclose, as a park; to bring into a compact body, as artillery.

Quotes of park

  1. An intellectual is a man who doesn't know how to park a bike. – Spiro T. Agnew
  2. My parents were laborers so we lived on South Park which was a low -income region of Seattle. You had a choice- you either joined or formed a gang or you let others bully you. – Jack Bowman
  3. I've also gotten to play in front of a million people in Central Park when there was a grass roots movement calling for nuclear disarmament- it was about 1982- they called it Peace Sunday. – Jackson Browne
  4. I think I've only done one horror movie, Psycho III. That was a walk in the park compared to a romantic comedy. – Carter Burwell
  5. We moved over to Silver Spring, actually near University Park – Jim Fowler
  6. Walt put everything he knew about communication with images into the park so it was very familiar. – John Hench
  7. Our favorite: a former garbage dump converted into a riverside park I first ran there more than 30 years ago when a marathon passed through this park that later became home to Pre's Trail. – Joe Henderson
  8. It means a lot to be back in New York. Particularly since one of the last senior event scheduled in the States was supposed to be here in New York. We were supposed to play in Central Park right after 9 -11 and when 9 -11 happened obviously things changed. – John McEnroe
  9. Glaciers are almost gone from Glacier National Park – Donella Meadows
  10. I look just like the girls next door... if you happen to live next door to an amusement park – Dolly Parton
  11. I also love the makers of South Park because they're political, strong, and they're making all of these comments that would get you shot for if you did it in a drama. – Michelle Rodriguez
  12. I do not think this makes a lot of sense, and I think we should rely on the Park Service to implement the regulations that they have in place with the restrictions so that people can enjoy our parks. – Don Sherwood
  13. Objects in a park suggest static repose rather than any ongoing dialectic. Parks are finished landscapes for finished art. – Robert Smithson
  14. I don't know what I did in this life to deserve all of this. I'm just a girl from a trailer park who had a dream. – Hilary Swank

Usage examples for park

  1. A short time after, while I was walking with some friends in Branitz Park the prince summoned me, and greeted me with the exclamation, " You are a poet!" – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. Wall, after bein' on the water a little while, I begun to feel so much rested that I proposed that we should row round to the other end of the park and pay attention to some of the State Buildin's. – Samantha at the World's Fair by Marietta Holley
  3. All he wanted was Nell; and Nell, knowing that he would want her, had agreed to be in the park at half past eight. – 100%: The Story of a Patriot by Upton Sinclair
  4. Afterwards when we were walking in the park I asked her: What aunt were you talking of just now? – The Darling and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov
  5. I see him now coming across the park – A Mere Accident by George Moore
  6. Mr. Beale asked, 'cause there's a place called Chevering Park pretty as a picture- I thought we might lay out there. – Harding's luck by E. [Edith] Nesbit
  7. " It's right across the park – The Egyptian Cat Mystery by Harold Leland Goodwin
  8. Helen joined the procession carrying household goods to the Park – Ethel Morton at Chautauqua by Mabell S. C. Smith
  9. " And the man in the park that, too, took place in what was necessarily an almost secret spot. – Take the Reason Prisoner by John Joseph McGuire
  10. He walked with me to the park gate; neither of us said anything by the way. – Lavengro The Scholar, The Gypsy, The Priest by George Borrow
  11. General himself can't park here. – A Matter of Proportion by Anne Walker
  12. It was in the park yesterday. – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1904 by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  13. Moreover, it holds a delectable bit of country on Lake Derwentwater, known as the Brandlehow Park Estate. – Vanishing England by P. H. Ditchfield
  14. She kept to the park – The Woman of Mystery by Maurice Leblanc
  15. It became quiet in the park – IT and Other Stories by Gouverneur Morris
  16. I encountered Mr. Totten in the park beyond the Jungfraublick. – The Prince of Graustark by George Barr McCutcheon
  17. Did you drive through the Park – My Little Sister by Elizabeth Robins
  18. I cannot walk across the park alone. – Ayala's Angel by Anthony Trollope
  19. The children were sitting on a seat in St James's Park – The Story of the Amulet by E. Nesbit
  20. This goes near the ball park and we'll save three miles. – Jimmy Kirkland and the Plot for a Pennant by Hugh S. Fullerton

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