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verb park pronunciation in British English /pɑː(r)k/
Word Forms
present tense
present participleparking
past tenseparked
past participleparked
  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] to move a vehicle into a place where you are going to leave it for a period of time

    Mary parked the car at the side of the road.

    We’ll have to park here.

  2. 2
    [transitive] informal to leave something in a place for a period of time
    park in/on/here etc:

    Can I park my bags here while I get something to eat?



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a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …

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