theme park


Definition of theme park

: an amusement park in which the structures and settings are based on a central theme

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Now, a theme park in France is adopting the same strategy, training six rooks to pick up small pieces of trash in exchange for food. Avery Thompson, Popular Mechanics, "We're About to Find Out If Crows Can Help Solve Our Litter Problem," 14 Aug. 2018 The company just announced a few major changes to the policies for theme parks in Florida and California. Kelly O'sullivan, Country Living, "Disney Just Banned Smoking at All California and Florida Theme Parks," 2 Apr. 2019 Heather and Clark Ensminger on Wednesday plan to visit Disney World’s four theme parks in Florida, hop a cross-country plane and end the night at Disney’s two California parks. Mike Schneider, The Seattle Times, "Couple plans to visit 6 Disney parks on 2 coasts in 1 day," 16 Oct. 2018 There are more than 5,000 restaurants in Orlando, Florida, but many travelers focus only on the ones inside the city’s renowned theme parks. Mike Pramik, USA TODAY, "10 tastes of Orlando for less than $10," 25 June 2018 Twenty films and 23 years since their film romance began, Disney is finally ready to put a ring on it Saturday with the opening of Pixar Pier at Disney California Adventure theme park in Anaheim. Pam Kragen,, "Pixar Pier debuts Saturday at Disney California park," 22 June 2018 During the rise of PTL, a TV ministry and theme park just south of Charlotte, Tammy Faye Bakker and then-husband Jim were often called the First Couple of TV Evangelism. Tim Funk, charlotteobserver, "What happened to Tammy Faye Bakker after PTL's fall? | Charlotte Observer," 15 Feb. 2018 Disney is mostly an entertainment company, with TV, cable networks, and theme parks. Bob Fernandez,, "Comcast could take a new run at Fox assets, reports say," 12 Feb. 2018 Sweetly dubbed #StormiWorld, the party featured theme park rides, moving cakes, a live performance by Baby Shark, and Chanel gifts. Amy Mackelden, Harper's BAZAAR, "Kylie Jenner Built Stormi an Entire Theme Park to Celebrate Her First Birthday Party," 10 Feb. 2019

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First Known Use of theme park

1960, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of theme park

: an amusement park where the rides and attractions are based on a particular theme (sense 2b)

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Kids Definition of theme park

: an amusement park in which the rides and buildings are based on a central subject

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