Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “park”

See all translations

park

noun [C]  /pɑrk/ us  

park noun [C] (AREA OF LAND)

a large area of land with grass and trees which is maintained for the pleasure of the public: a picnic in the park Central Park

park

verb [I/T]  /pɑrk/ us  

park verb [I/T] (STOP)

to leave a vehicle in a place where it can stay for a period of time, or fig. infml to put yourself or something in a particular place for a period of time: [I] Where did you park? [T] Just park your car out front. [T] fig. infml He parked himself in front of the TV.
Translations of “park”
in Korean 공원…
in Arabic حَديقة عامة…
in French parc…
in Turkish park…
in Italian parco, giardini pubblici…
in Chinese (Traditional) 公園, 莊園,庭院, 運動場,體育場…
in Russian парк…
in Polish park…
in Spanish parque, jardín…
in Portuguese parque…
in German der Park…
in Catalan parc…
in Japanese 公園…
in Chinese (Simplified) 公园, 庄园,庭院, 运动场,体育场…
(Definition of park from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of park?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More American English definitions for “park”

Definitions of “park” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

pup

a baby of particular animals, or a puppy

Word of the Day

I won’t tolerate it! Replacing formal words with phrasal verbs.

by Liz Walter,
April 01, 2015
When you are using a language, it is important to understand if a word is formal or informal, so that you can use it in an appropriate way. You might hear people saying dosh for money, or spud for potato, but they wouldn’t write those words in a formal essay. Similarly, a

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More