amusement park

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amusement park

n.
A commercially operated enterprise that offers rides, games, and other forms of entertainment.

amusement park

n
an open-air entertainment area consisting of stalls, side shows, etc

amuse′ment park`


n.
a park equipped with such recreational devices as a Ferris wheel, roller coaster, etc., and usu. having booths for games and refreshments.
[1905–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.amusement park - a commercially operated park with stalls and shows for amusementamusement park - a commercially operated park with stalls and shows for amusement
ride - a mechanical device that you ride for amusement or excitement
common, commons, green, park - a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area; "they went for a walk in the park"
theme park - an amusement park that is organized around some theme (as the world of tomorrow)
Translations
pouť
forlystelsespark
huvipuisto
lunapark
遊園地
유원지
zabaviščni park
nöjesfält
สวนสนุก
hội chợ vui chơi

amusement park

nluna park m inv

amusement park

مَلْهىً pouť forlystelsespark Jahrmarkt λούνα παρκ feria huvipuisto fête foraine lunapark luna park 遊園地 유원지 kermis fornøyelsespark wesołe miasteczko parque de diversões парк с аттракционами nöjesfält สวนสนุก lunapark hội chợ vui chơi 游乐场
References in classic literature ?
In addition to his big hotels, he built amusement parks for the common people, and art galleries and club-house country inns for the more finicky classes.
Cedar Fair's flagship park, Cedar Point, has been consistently voted one of the "Best Amusement Parks in the World" in a prestigious annual poll conducted by Amusement Today newspaper.
ELECTRIC DREAMLAND: AMUSEMENT PARKS, MOVIES AND AMERICAN MODERNITY provides a fine college-level analysis of amusement parks and how their presence helped temper social change and cultural conflicts, and is a fine pick for any sociology collection.
Due to a number of accidents involving the deaths of children at Jeddah's amusement parks over the last five years, many visitors say they are still wary of allowing their children to play on the machines, despite assurances of their safety by the Civil Defense Department.
Cedar Fair Entertainment Company (NYSE: FUN), a US-based company operating regional amusement parks, water parks and active entertainment, has announced that it has received an award for its Cedar Point amusement park, in Sandusky, Ohio, US.
The Illinois Department of Labor (the department) recently adopted improved regulations for amusement parks and carnivals.
The accident prompted Kentucky lawmakers to pass a bill requiring tighter safety regulations for their state's amusement parks.
The transport ministry said Tuesday it has found flaws in 59 roller coasters and similar rides in 47 amusement parks nationwide through an emergency survey of 2,265 such rides.
Cedar Fair and Six Flags are the two largest public owners and operators of regional amusement parks, Frole said.
3) The two sites introduced permanent amusement parks in their countries: Blackpool's Pleasure Beach, and the evocative Coney Island trio of Luna Park, Steeplechase and Dreamland.
If you ever have wondered what makes amusement park enthusiasts tick, a study conducted by the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions, Alexandria, Va.
The Blackstone Group has plans to dominate the world's amusement parks.