double-park

verb
dou·​ble-park | \ˌdə-bəl-ˈpärk \

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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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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