parallel park

verb

Definition of parallel park

  1. :  to park a car, truck, etc., so that the long side of the vehicle is parallel to the side of the road

Word by Word Definitions

parallelplay
  1. :  extending in the same direction, everywhere equidistant (see equidistant 1), and not meeting

    :  everywhere equally distant

    :  having parallel sides

  1. :  a parallel line, curve, or surface

    :  one of the imaginary circles on the surface of the earth paralleling the equator and marking the latitude

    :  the corresponding line on a globe or map — see latitude illustration

  1. :  to indicate analogy of :  compare

    :  to show something equal to :  match

    :  to correspond to

  1. :  in a parallel manner

parkplay
  1. :  an enclosed piece of ground stocked with game and held by royal prescription or grant

    :  a tract of land that often includes lawns, woodland, and pasture attached to a country house and is used as a game preserve and for recreation

    :  a piece of ground in or near a city or town kept for ornament and recreation

  1. :  to enclose in a park

    :  to bring (a vehicle) to a stop and keep standing at the edge of a public way

    :  to leave temporarily on a public way or in a parking lot or garage


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