trailer park

noun
Updated on: 13 May 2018

Definition of trailer park

: an area equipped to accommodate mobile homes called also trailer camp, trailer court

Recent Examples of trailer park from the Web

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'trailer park.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of trailer park

1937

in the meaning defined above

See Words from the same year
NEW! Time Traveler

TRAILER PARK Defined for English Language Learners

trailer park

Definition of trailer park for English Language Learners

  • : a large piece of land where trailers (sense 2a) can be parked and connected to electricity and water supplies


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up trailer park? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

a case containing an explosive

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

May 2018 Words of the Day Quiz

  • spring-flowers
  • Which is a synonym of raillery?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!