Definition of double-park in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈˌdəbəl ˈˌpärk/


[with object] (usually be double-parked)
Park (a vehicle) alongside one that is already parked at the side of the road.
Example sentences
  • He double-parked his car in order to grab a cup of coffee.
  • One police car is double-parked out front, and the door of the row house is propped open.
  • The traffic police have their hands full regulating traffic during school hours and they are often helpless when parents in a hurry double-park cars.

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Syllabification: dou·ble-park

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