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park

2 verb
     
Related topics: Motor Vehicles
park2 S2
1 [intransitive and transitive]TTC to put a car or other vehicle in a particular place for a period of time:
You can't park here - it's private property.
I couldn't find anywhere to park.
She parked the car on the drive.
a line of parked cars
2 [transitive] spoken to put something in a particular place for a period of time, especially in a way that annoys someone
park something on/in etc something
He parked a load of papers on my desk.
3

park yourself

informal to sit down in a particular place, especially with the intention of staying a long time
park yourself on/in etc
Connie parked herself on the sofa.

park up

phrasal verb
to put a car or other vehicle in a particular place for a period of time [= park]

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