amusement park

a commercially operated park with stalls and shows for amusement
Syn: ↑funfair, ↑pleasure ground
Hypernyms: ↑park, ↑commons, ↑common, ↑green
Hyponyms: ↑theme park
Instance Hyponyms: ↑Disneyland, ↑Walt Disney World
Part Meronyms: ↑ride

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noun, pl ⋯ parks [count]
: a place that has many games and rides (such as roller coasters and merry-go-rounds) for entertainment

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aˈmusement park [amusement park] noun
a large park which has a lot of things that you can ride and play on and many different activities to enjoy

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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