noun par·kour \pär-ˈku̇r, ˈpär-ˌku̇r\

Definition of parkour

  1. :  the sport of traversing environmental obstacles by running, climbing, or leaping rapidly and efficiently

Origin and Etymology of parkour

French, alteration of parcours course, route, from Medieval Latin percursus, from Latin percurrere to run through, from per- + currere to run

First Known Use: 2002

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