Share this entry


Synonyms of park in English:


  • 1 Yvonne and her friends were playing in the park
    public garden, recreation ground, playground, play area, public/municipal park
  • 2 a property set in fifty acres of park
    parkland, grassland, woodland, garden(s), lawns, grounds, estate
  • 3 he was the liveliest player on the park
    playing field, football field, field, pitch
  • verb

    Back to top  
  • 1 he parked his car outside Emma's house
    leave, station, position;
    stop, pull up
  • 2 park your bag by the door
    informalplonk, plunk
    British informalbung
  • Phrases

    park oneself

    he parked himself in the seat opposite
    sit down, seat oneself, settle (oneself), install oneself, plant oneself, ensconce oneself, plump oneself, plop oneself, flump, perch
    informalplonk oneself

    Definition of park in:

    Share this entry


    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources