skate park


Definition of skate park

: an outdoor area having structures and surfaces for roller-skating and skateboarding

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Teens can play on a skate park built with both beginners and pros in mind, and the southernmost section of the park offers basketball, volleyball, soccer, and hockey courts—all equipped with night lighting. Megan Barber, Curbed, "Stunning $465M park set to transform Tulsa’s riverfront," 30 Aug. 2018 That home included a rooftop skate park and a shark lagoon. Katherine Clarke, WSJ, "Lil Wayne Buys Florida Island Home for Almost $17 Million," 29 Nov. 2018 Given the sneaker’s beloved place in skater history, the ground floor of the experiential pop-up boasted stacks of TVs playing old skate videos, while professional skaters showed off their tricks (and the shoes, of course) in a makeshift skate park. Rachel Hahn, Vogue, "A$AP Rocky Dropped a New Sneaker By Staging a Harlem Rave Slash Skate Park," 17 Sep. 2018 Because of this movie, people in the skating community won’t be that surprised to see me at a skate park. Evelyn Wang, Teen Vogue, "Jaden Smith Says He "Didn't Always Get to Hang Out With Normal People" As a Kid," 3 Aug. 2018 Homages have been paid in the streets and in the skate park, most recently via a collaboration with the British skate brand Palace. Steff Yotka, Vogue, "Ralph Lauren Receives an Honorary Knighthood From the United Kingdom," 14 Nov. 2018 The duo was spotted on Thursday sitting front row at the John Elliott presentation in a skate park in New York. Isabel Greenberg, Harper's BAZAAR, "Hailey Baldwin Is Slowing Down on Fashion Week To Spend More Time with Justin Bieber," 11 Sep. 2018 Most of the complaints this past year were over the basketball courts and skate park. Jeff Landa,, "Palmer Park could shorten hours to address neighborhood concerns," 31 Jan. 2018 Joshua Padilla, a third-grader in the Pueblo school district, rode his bike at a skate park on a Friday off in August. Tawnell D. Hobbs, WSJ, "In These Districts, Friday Is Not a School Day," 9 Oct. 2018

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First Known Use of skate park

1970, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of skate park

chiefly US : a place with special structures and surfaces on which people can roller-skate or skateboard

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