The definition of a park is an area of land used for various purposes such as recreation, playgrounds and swimming.(noun)
An example of a park is a public space with a pool, swing set and slide.
Park is defined as to make into an outdoor recreational area, or store in such a space, or to put a car in a space temporarily.(verb)
See park in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME parc < OFr < ML parricus < Iberian *parra > Sp parra, trellis, grape vine
See park in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English, game preserve, enclosed tract of land
Origin: , from Old French parc
Origin: , of Germanic origin.
Learn more about park