Meaning of PARKING in English

PARKING

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

a driving/parking/traffic offence

Speeding is the most common traffic offence.

a parking permit

You’ll need to apply for a residential parking permit.

disabled parking/toilet/access etc (= for physically disabled people )

DNS parking

illegal parking/gambling/hunting etc

The fines for illegal parking are likely to increase.

parking brake

parking facilities

The building has parking facilities for twenty cars.

parking garage

parking light

parking lot

parking meter

parking restrictions

Are there parking restrictions in the city centre?

parking ticket

valet parking

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ ADJECTIVE

ample

Groups please book in advance. Ample free parking .

Well recommended food. 2.5 acres of terraced lawns with 25 metre heated outdoor pool. Ample car parking .

Close to buses, taxis and shops and with ample free street parking .

There is ample car parking facilities for 50 cars.

Answer Yes, we are fortunate; we have uncovered parking , and there are ample other parking facilities nearby.

Unrestricted access and ample street parking .

The National Railway Museum has ample car parking and access for visitors with disabilities.

free

No service charge and tipping is not necessary. Free parking of course.

Ample free parking available with all properties.

Short walk to shops, beach, pitch and putt, ten pin bowling, windsurfing lagoon, tennis. Free parking .

Close to buses, taxis and shops and with ample free street parking .

Safeway wants to build a £15m supermarket with 700 free parking spaces, an application rejected by Darlington Borough Council last year.

The centre is located in beautiful parkland and has a bar, cafe and free parking .

Looking like a Legoland space station, Ikea also provides supervised nurseries, free parking , restaurants and endless loos.

Secure free parking will be available at the Cathedral.

private

Extensive range of blended and malt whiskies and beers. Private parking .

Beautiful terrace restaurant. Private parking .

Tasteful lounge bar. Private parking .

Superb view of the Forth bridges. Private parking .

Hot and cold snacks in the friendly lounge bar. Private parking .

Good wine list, over 30 whiskies, draught beers including Guinness. Private parking .

Public bar and pleasant lounge and cocktail bars. Private parking .

The Crest Bar is a popular meeting place. Private parking .

■ NOUN

area

Her car is out in the parking area .

An extended parking area has enabled the restoration or eroded downland where formerly the grass had been all but lost to cars.

The Alvingham pottery is most attractively sited with a good sized gravel parking area .

Dusk was just falling as they turned into the parking area down by the river.

The system works, it ensures that parking areas are used effectively and it is simple and cheap to operate and supervise.

Without the creation of new off-street parking areas , this problem is likely to intensify.

When she reached the front door she was unable to resist turning to survey the parking area .

bay

There are proper parking bays for the transport and trailer right next to the water.

The Department of Environment will give the green light to parking bays for certain disabled people.

As soon as the propellers came to a standstill the passengers disembarked on to the parking bay in front of a small terminal building.

car

Darlington is poorly served for car parking .

It is proposed to extend the car parking facilities with improved amenities and probably a café replacing the old caravan snack bar.

Located behind these buildings were the vast kitchen, store-rooms, housekeeping, laundry, staff rooms and car parking .

Should they charge for car parking ?

Please note that the individual hotels may make a charge for car parking .

Bedrooms are spacious and all have private bathroom and balcony; most take a third bed. Car parking is available.

Features can include car parking , lift, balcony, fitted kitchen, audio entry phone, fitted wardrobes and double glazing.

facility

It is proposed to extend the car parking facilities with improved amenities and probably a café replacing the old caravan snack bar.

The survey looked at which cities cater for cyclists and covered everything from parking facilities to potholes.

There is ample car parking facilities for 50 cars.

Some sites have facilities for barbecues, and many have parking facilities.

Question Are there any parking facilities ?

Adequate street and multi-storey parking facilities are available within easy walking distance.

Answer Yes, we are fortunate; we have uncovered parking , and there are ample other parking facilities nearby.

Loading bays and car parking facilities may also be necessary.

lot

He loitered in the parking lot , pleasantly bemused by the coquettish chatter of juniors who courted him.

It's down there in the parking lot .

It includes handling their reception at the station, airport or parking lot .

Great creamy clusters of white lilac fringed the parking lot and tulips blew behind allotment wire.

After some reconnoitring he found what he wanted: an unattended taxi on a parking lot screened by buildings.

After an hour or so the Carpettes still linger in the parking lot as the coach doors slam shut.

He had donkey rides out in the parking lot .

He disappeared from a parking lot while waiting for a Mafia contact, from where flashbacks of his past are reconstructed.

meter

Capital expenditure was switched to current accounts, and parking meters and town halls leased to private companies.

I took his parking meter space in part-payment for my woman.

place

With painful care she eased the car out of its parking place and into the flow of traffic.

His scheme involves eliminating 100,000 parking places and installing 15,000 parking-meters.

With its narrow streets and lack of parking places , this city is best explored on foot.

Privilege parking places yield little profit, while special perks can precipitate horrendous losses.

He thought what Susan had thought: The parking place close to Lori's house.

Her eyebrows rose in astonishment when she saw that somebody had taken her parking place .

His transport manager must have had nightmares finding parking places for a caravan of that size.

Can you meet me at the parking place outside the cathedral in half an hour?

problem

But at the height of the season, visitors virtually swamp the village, causing major parking problems in the narrow streets.

Leyburn parish council feels that the charges will worsen parking problems in the town.

Parking problems: Councillors will try to resolve parking problems in Lingdale High Street which have brought complaints about traffic congestion.

Amsterdam has substantial parking problems and suffers chronic congestion and pollution.

They also fear it could lead to parking problems and more traffic.

No parking problems at these restaurants with private car parks.

The committee had also carried out a survey of parking problems in residential areas.

This will help traffic problems but will create more parking problems.

space

No parking spaces are lost in this arrangement, a vital consideration in inner-city districts.

The money will be spent on new trees and more parking space in the village park.

He backed her out of the parking space , then drove towards the automatic garage doors.

I even found a legal parking space .

Indeed, local firms report increased turnover, despite the continuing fears about inadequate parking space .

The driver sought out the agreed parking space which was as far away as possible from the canteen and shop complex.

But when the development is completed 75 parking spaces will have been lost to the public.

Car parking space is available at the Halls of Residence in Laisteridge Lane and near the residences on the main campus.

ticket

Inside was a summons for non-payment of a parking ticket .

A traffic warden, finding an empty car, gave the Vicar a parking ticket .

There was a parking ticket neatly tucked under the windshield wiper.

Two bills and a threatening letter about a parking ticket .

Park in a well-lit area or use an attended car park and never leave your parking ticket in the car!

Read in studio A man has been fined £1200 after failing to display a car parking ticket .

Charles ended up with a clean bill of health and a parking ticket .

■ VERB

find

She found a parking space close to the main entrance.

I even found a legal parking space.

The excellent weather had brought out more sun-seekers and it was harder than before to find a parking space in Nice.

Today, you can not find a parking space.

include

Features can include car parking , lift, balcony, fitted kitchen, audio entry phone, fitted wardrobes and double glazing.

Fans should note that single day tickets do not include camping and car parking .

Sedgefield council's development subcommittee has approved the plan which includes 192 car parking spaces.

provide

The numerous inns providing car parking in their spacious yards and former stables are remaining links with Howden's previous importance.

The stop has been in position for many years and is provided for within the parking arrangements and controls within the area.

PHRASES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

off-street parking

Parking is a problem but the parish council are working to get a proper car park to give off-street parking.

Without the creation of new off-street parking areas, this problem is likely to intensify.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

Parking is available on Lamay Street.

The sign said "No Parking ."

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

At least one school has leased a redundant playground to a local factory for off-street day time parking .

Close to buses, taxis and shops and with ample free street parking .

I pull briskly into our room parking space.

In front of the second dicky are the aforementioned fuel tank selector, cowl flap, cabin heat and air controls and parking brake.

Mr Gould had gone to Mr Hoad's home in Gloucester to collect unpaid fines for parking and car tax.

Should they charge for car parking ?

The driver sought out the agreed parking space which was as far away as possible from the canteen and shop complex.

There are also 1000 parking spaces.

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