|1.||[ noun ] (geography) a large area of land preserved in its natural state as public property|
"there are laws that protect the wildlife in this park"
|Related terms:||tract national_park safari_park|
|2.||[ verb ] place temporarily|
"park the car in the yard" "park the children with the in-laws" "park your bag in this locker"
|Related terms:||situate put|
|3.||[ noun ] (geography) a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area|
|Synonyms:||common green commons|
"they went for a walk in the park"
|Related terms:||tract village_green amusement_park Central_Park urban_area|
|4.||[ verb ] (transportation) maneuver a vehicle into a parking space|
"Park the car in front of the library" "Can you park right here?"
|Related terms:||steer parallel-park angle-park double-park driving parking|
|5.||[ noun ] (baseball,sport) a facility in which ball games are played (especially baseball games)|
"take me out to the ballpark"
|Related terms:||stadium athletic_facility dugout stand ball_field bullpen baseball|
|6.||[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 461|
|7.||[ noun ] (geography) a lot where cars are parked|
|Synonyms:||parking_lot parking_area car_park|
|Related terms:||lot used-car_lot|
|8.||[ noun ] (geography) Scottish explorer in Africa (1771-1806)|
|9.||[ noun ] a gear position that acts as a parking brake|
"the put the car in park and got out"