trailer park


Definition of trailer park

: an area equipped to accommodate mobile homes

called also trailer camp, trailer court

Examples of trailer park in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web After searching the neighborhood, Soffes found his beloved pet at the nearby trailer park the lead mentioned. Stephanie Wenger,, 6 June 2022 On Friday morning at approximately 10:30 a.m., deputies from the Ramsey County Sheriff's Office along with officers from the Maplewood Police Department responded to a trailer park on a call of a possible suicide. Chris Harris,, 4 July 2022 Her stepdad split, forcing Max and her mother to move to a trailer park. Helena Andrews-dyer, Washington Post, 2 July 2022 Black ran, and the officers chased him through Greensboro and to his family’s home in a trailer park. Alex Mann, Baltimore Sun, 8 Aug. 2022 Where The Last Starfighter soars is in its humor, in its view of life in the trailer park — that is its strongest force. Duane Byrge, The Hollywood Reporter, 13 July 2022 Dozens of other Illinois communities are stuck with contaminated water for now, including the Criswell Court trailer park. Michael Hawthorne, Chicago Tribune, 10 July 2022 The incident happened just before noon in the unincorporated community between Henry and Clayton counties, not far from the Clark Estates trailer park neighborhood on Clark Drive, the news station reported. Rosana Hughes, ajc, 3 Aug. 2022 Yosemite trailer park residents are forced to leave because of aging power lines that are a fire hazard. Los Angeles Times, 21 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of trailer park

1937, in the meaning defined above

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24 Sep 2022

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“Trailer park.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Sep. 2022.

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