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amusement park

Syllabification: a·muse·ment park

Definition of amusement park in English:

noun

A large outdoor area with fairground rides, shows, refreshments, games of chance or skill, and other entertainments.
Example sentences
  • The 30-second ad has become so popular that there is serious talk of creating just such a ride at an amusement park in Florida.
  • Tell us, do you seek the thrill rides at the amusement park or is the carousel more your speed?
  • It's the sort of music that is most moving when heard from afar, late at night, in an outdoor amusement park.
Synonyms
theme park, fun park, exhibition, carnival, midway

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