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parking ticket

Syllabification: park·ing tick·et

Definition of parking ticket in English:

noun

A notice telling a driver of a fine imposed for parking illegally, typically attached to a car windshield.
Example sentences
  • When I got back, there was a traffic warden by the car and a parking ticket on the windscreen.
  • I was only in this place for about 10 minutes, and when I came out there was a Parking Warden writing a parking ticket.
  • When I came out there was a motorcycle cop writing a parking ticket.

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