skate park


Definition of skate park

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

Examples of skate park in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The new 2021 budget now scraps an effort to relocate a skate park from the south side of Chattanooga to its riverside district, a move that was meant to free up space for more commercial development. Tony Romm,, "More than 700 cash-strapped cities halt plans to repair roads, water systems or make other key investments," 27 June 2020 Alpharetta plans to open a temporary skate park at Union Hill Park in July. Adrianne Murchison, ajc, "Alpharetta bans skateboarding but will open park space for the sport," 22 June 2020 This grandma was so excited to ride her scooter through a skate park. Ashley Shaffer, USA TODAY, "A moment of silence," 4 June 2020 The reopening of Irving continues this month, with pools, summer camps and the city’s skate park joining the list of facilities and activities being made available to residents after being shut down or postponed due to the coronavirus. Sarah Bahari, Dallas News, "Irving reopening continues with pools, summer camps and parks," 2 June 2020 For the inner-ring suburb of Lakewood, dog and skate parks reopened on Tuesday. cleveland, "Cleveland curfew lifts at 8 p.m.: Coronavirus reopenings and cancellations in Northeast Ohio for Tuesday, June 2, 2020," 2 June 2020 The broad, sandy beach also features a skate park, basketball courts, and the Muscle Beach gym. Patricia Doherty, Travel + Leisure, "The Best Beaches in Southern California," 31 May 2020 Park director John Jenkins on Wednesday announced the city will reopen dog parks, disc golf and skate parks Friday before Memorial Day weekend. Hayat Norimine, Dallas News, "‘We prevented New York City from happening in Dallas’: Health experts push importance of staying vigilant," 21 May 2020 This beach also features a skate park, volleyball and handball courts, playgrounds, spray showers, and restrooms. Patricia Doherty, Travel + Leisure, "25 Best Beaches in the U.S.," 20 May 2020

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First Known Use of skate park

1970, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of skate park was in 1970

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3 Jul 2020

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“Skate park.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Jul. 2020.

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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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