Synonyms of parks


1. Parks, Rosa Parks

usage: United States civil rights leader who refused to give up her seat on a bus to a white man in Montgomery (Alabama) and so triggered the national Civil Rights movement (born in 1913)


1. Parks, Rosa Parks

usage: a large area of land preserved in its natural state as public property; "there are laws that protect the wildlife in this park"

2. park, parkland, tract, piece of land, piece of ground, parcel of land, parcel

usage: a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area; "they went for a walk in the park"

3. park, commons, common, green, tract, piece of land, piece of ground, parcel of land, parcel

usage: a facility in which ball games are played (especially baseball games); "take me out to the ballpark"

4. ballpark, park, stadium, bowl, arena, sports stadium

usage: Scottish explorer in Africa (1771-1806)

5. Park, Mungo Park

usage: a lot where cars are parked

6. parking lot, car park, park, parking area, lot

usage: a gear position that acts as a parking brake; "the put the car in park and got out"


1. park, put, set, place, pose, position, lay

usage: place temporarily; "park the car in the yard"; "park the children with the in-laws"; "park your bag in this locker"

2. park, steer, maneuver, manoeuver, manoeuvre, direct, point, head, guide, channelize, channelise

usage: maneuver a vehicle into a parking space; "Park the car in front of the library"; "Can you park right here?"

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Definition and meaning of parks (Dictionary)