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
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