double-park

verb
dou·​ble-park | \ ˌdə-bəl-ˈpärk How to pronounce double-park (audio) \
double-parked; double-parking; double-parks

Definition of double-park

transitive verb

: to park (a vehicle) beside a row of vehicles already parked parallel to the curb

intransitive verb

: to double-park a vehicle

First Known Use of double-park

1927, in the meaning defined at transitive sense

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The first known use of double-park was in 1927

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“Double-park.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/double-park. Accessed 20 Apr. 2021.

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double-park

verb

English Language Learners Definition of double-park

: to park (a car or other vehicle) beside a row of vehicles that are already parked on the side of the street

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