Recent Examples of parka from the Web
Kanye West has recently embraced his love of down parkas, which is in line with his broader shift into dad style.
Shaynee needed a new parka and a second sled, her mother said.
In Beijing’s trendy Sanlitun district, weekend shoppers size up Uniqlo parkas like bargain hunters anywhere.
Throw on a black weatherproof parka and voila!—you blend right into the crowds on your morning commute.
Inditex said sales at its more than 7,500 stores and online rose 13% at constant exchange rates between Nov. 1 and Dec. 11, as shoppers snapped up items such as oversized sweaters and puffer parkas from new collections.
But readers, this was a theater primarily filled with adults who had reserved plush armchairs to see a movie about a bear who wears a parka and loves marmalade.
That’s what the woman in the smart parka and chic sunglasses said, too.
The suspect is described as a black male, 5-feet-6 wearing a dark green Marquette parka-style jacket.
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Origin and Etymology of parka
First Known Use: 1625See Words from the same year
PARKA Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of parka for English Language Learners
: a very warm jacket with a hood
PARKA Defined for Kids
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