skate park


Definition of skate park 

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

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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 The couple, who became engaged in July, made an front-row appearance at the John Elliott presentation at a skate park Thursday afternoon. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Hailey Baldwin and Justin Bieber's First Joint Fashion Week Appearance Was the Cutest Thing," 7 Sep. 2018 The 50-year-olds on the skateboards at the skate park. Fox News, "Laura Ingraham: Resisting for all the wrong reasons," 3 Aug. 2018 The park also has a shaded playground, skate park, concessions and a dog park. azcentral, "45 Phoenix area splash pads, parks and water features," 14 June 2018 Naperville Park District removed the sculpture of the skateboarder — complete with Gap shirt, Nike hat and DKNY shoes — that had been sitting near the skate park entrance behind Centennial Beach on Jackson Avenue since May 2004. Suzanne Baker And Erin Hegarty, Naperville Sun, "Vandals damage Centennial Park's skateboarder statue in failed attempt to take it, officials say," 12 July 2018 Esquer Park Esquer Park has a splash playground, as well as other amenities like a skate park and horseshoes. azcentral, "45 Phoenix area splash pads, parks and water features," 14 June 2018 The Linda Vista skate park has a full pipe, according to information provided at Tuesday’s event. Morgan Cook,, "New skate park opens in Linda Vista," 16 Jan. 2018 Other supervisors said the township is working to add a middle-school resource officer and to get a state grant to rebuild a closed skate park and add trails. Michaelle Bond,, "For real?! Bucks County town sends budget-surplus checks to residents," 5 July 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

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

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