water park


Definition of water park

: an amusement park with facilities (such as pools and wetted slides) for aquatic recreation

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Feedback from visitors indicated most came for the water park experience, according to Rob Schutter Jr., Coney Island's president and CEO. Randy Tucker, Cincinnati.com, "Coney Island to shut down all amusement park rides," 9 Sep. 2019 But with few other options, Krystal winds up learning a lot more about FAM, as does her water park boss, Ernie (Mel Rodriguez), and Mel’s wife, Bets (Beth Ditto, better known as the big-voiced lead singer for Gossip). oregonlive, "Beth Ditto talks living in Portland, and her role in Showtime’s ‘On Becoming a God in Central Florida’," 30 Aug. 2019 In the dark comedy, Dunst plays Krystal Gill, a water park employee and mother of one who schemes her way into a multi-billion dollar pyramid scheme that destroyed her family. Robyn Merrett, PEOPLE.com, "Kirsten Dunst Says She Feels People Think She's Just 'the Girl from Bring It On'," 28 Aug. 2019 On Becoming God in Central Florida (Showtime at 10) A dark comedy starring Kirsten Dunst as a minimum-wage water park employee who is looking for a better life. Nina Zafar, Washington Post, "Best of Weekend TV: ‘Power’ returns to Starz with Season 6," 24 Aug. 2019 Construction is expected to begin this fall on a $40 million water park development in Montgomery which city and county officials say will transform the area economy. William Thornton | Wthornton@al.com, al, "Montgomery planning $40 million water park," 23 Aug. 2019 This was not the case in China where wave pool goers were savagely attacked by a monstrous tsunami-like wave produced by a water park pool. Daisy Hernandez, Popular Mechanics, "Wave Pool Suffers Huge Malfunction, Injures 44 People," 1 Aug. 2019 Every year, Firestone Walker welcomes hundreds of national and international brewery founders and staffers for a weekend of water park fun, beer shares, wine tasting and communal dinners, all in addition to the Saturday festival itself. Alyssa Pereira, SFChronicle.com, "Chuck the wine. Paso Robles is a beer town now," 12 June 2019 On specific days in September and October, South Florida’s water parks and public pools will deliver splashy fun for your water-loving furball. Phillip Valys, sun-sentinel.com, "Water barks: South Florida water parks are going to the dogs," 10 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of water park

1982, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of water park

: an amusement park with rides that involve water and areas where people can play or swim in water

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Kids Definition of water park

: an amusement park with pools and wetted slides

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