car park

noun
a lot where cars are parked
Syn: ↑parking lot, ↑park, ↑parking area
Derivationally related forms: ↑park (for: ↑park)
Hypernyms: ↑lot
Hyponyms: ↑used-car lot

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noun
chiefly Britain : an area set apart for the parking of motor vehicles : parking lot

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Chiefly Brit.
a parking lot.
[1930-35]

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car park noun
An open space or a building for parking cars
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Main Entry:car

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car park UK US noun [countable] [singular car park plural car parks] british
an area or a building where people can leave their cars for a short time
Thesaurus: other buildings with a specific usehyponym areas around buildingshyponym

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car park,
British. an open area reserved for the parking of cars; parking lot.

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n. Brit. a parking lot or parking garage

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noun, pl ⋯ parks [count]
Brit

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ˈcar park [car park car parks] noun (BrE)
an area or a building where people can leave their cars
see also garage, multi-storey car park

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • car park — n BrE 1.) an area where people can park their cars American Equivalent: parking lot 2.) an enclosed building in a public place where people can park their cars American Equivalent: parking garage …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • car park — car parks also carpark N COUNT A car park is an area or building where people can leave their cars. [BRIT] (in AM, use parking lot) …   English dictionary

  • car park — car ,park noun count BRITISH a PARKING LOT or PARKING GARAGE …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • car park — n. Brit. PARKING LOT …   English World dictionary

  • car park — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms car park : singular car park plural car parks British an area or a building where people can leave their cars for a short time …   English dictionary

  • car park — noun Car park is used before these nouns: ↑attendant Car park is used after these nouns: ↑basement, ↑shopping centre, ↑station, ↑supermarket …   Collocations dictionary

  • car park — /ˈka pak/ (say kah pahk) noun 1. an area or building which is designed or adapted for the parking of cars. Compare parking station. 2. Colloquial a traffic jam: the bridge was a car park at peak hour. Also, carpark …   Australian English dictionary

  • car park — A parking area usually located within a building. Also see multi storey car park …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Car park — designated place to park the car (under cover); parking garage, station …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • car park — I Australian Slang designated place to park the car (under cover); parking garage, station II Inglish (Indian English) Dictionary Parking lot III Kiwi (New Zealand Slang) parking lot …   English dialects glossary

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