parking ticket

noun

Definition of parking ticket

: a piece of paper that officially tells someone that he or she has parked a vehicle illegally or for too long and will have to pay a fine

Word by Word Definitions

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

  2. : 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

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

  1. : to enclose in a park

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

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

ticket play
  1. : a certificate or token showing that a fare or admission fee has been paid

  2. : a means of access or passage

  3. : a summons or warning issued to a traffic-law violator

  1. : to furnish or serve with a ticket

  2. : to attach a ticket to : label


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