amusement park


plural amusement parks
: a commercially operated park having various devices for entertainment (such as a merry-go-round and roller coaster) and usually booths for the sale of food and drink

Examples of amusement park in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web There are multiple ticket options depending on the frequency of your visits to the amusement park. Chris Sims, The Indianapolis Star, 9 May 2024 Kentucky Kingdom will be opening the gates for the 2024 season this weekend, and the amusement park is all-in, adding 24 days to the schedule. Chris Sims, The Courier-Journal, 8 May 2024 See all Example Sentences for amusement park 

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Word History

First Known Use

1890, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of amusement park was in 1890

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Cite this Entry

“Amusement park.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 May. 2024.

Kids Definition

amusement park

: a park with many rides (as a roller coaster or merry-go-round) and games for entertainment
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