play structure

noun

US
: a structure that is designed for children to climb on for fun and that often includes a slide

Examples of play structure in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Our entire Shrek play structure has a big ramp that anybody in a wheelchair can get all the way up. Eve Chen, USA TODAY, 15 May 2024 The resort has several pools, ranging from infinity-edge grotto pools overlooking the ocean to zero-entry family-friendly pools and a water play structure that little ones will love. Elizabeth Rhodes, Travel + Leisure, 8 Apr. 2024 An upcoming amenity center, complete with a pool and play structure, is poised to add another layer of leisure and recreation. Prime Development, Kansas City Star, 3 Mar. 2024 The new outdoor furniture is already in place, and the play structure is about to arrive. Rachel Kurzius, Washington Post, 2 Apr. 2024 The facility boasts a dual entry wave pool, a splash pad, elevated play structure, a family leisure pool, shady structures, cabanas for rent and a concessions area. Myah Taylor, Dallas News, 1 Sep. 2023 On the north side, there’s a play structure and a lawn for birthday parties, soccer and picnicking. The San Diego Union-Tribune Staff, San Diego Union-Tribune, 29 Dec. 2023 The new one is parklike with a treehouse play structure, leafy branch build-outs for hanging, and on-theme toys. Curbed, 2 Oct. 2023 The plan calls for dead tree removal, gazebos and the existing play structure. Sue Kiesewetter, The Enquirer, 3 Sep. 2023

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“Play structure.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/play%20structure. Accessed 30 May. 2024.

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