Definitions

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  • n. a park keeper.
  • n. a parking or traffic warden.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • I do hate the parkie though who wont let you sit on the grass in the summer.

    This one time I was trying to buy melon and he told me I had no sense of smell

  • He tightened the grip on the vodka bottle cap as the parkie groaned, checked his watch, and sat on a bench facing Tobin, across a six-foot-wide cobblestone pathway.

    Sins of Two Fathers

  • The parkie checked his watch, dropping some of the old newspapers.

    Sins of Two Fathers

  • The parkie walked to his idling truck and climbed behind the wheel, his white wig now askew on his head.

    Sins of Two Fathers

  • Lower, Tobin thought, watching the white-bearded parkie spear a fast-food wrapper with the pointed pole and stuff it into the big, green Department of Parks garbage bag.

    Sins of Two Fathers

  • The parkie caught his hat, jammed it on his skull, and straightened the wig as he stood with a half-smile.

    Sins of Two Fathers

  • Except for the hair and beard, the parkie sort of resembled the bald man in the photo.

    Sins of Two Fathers

  • “Because you and me are a lot alike,” the parkie said.

    Sins of Two Fathers

  • The parkie bent, grimacing in pain, and picked up the newspaper page.

    Sins of Two Fathers

  • “At least the kids are cool,” the parkie said, nodding toward the children in the sprinkler, a rainbow arcing through the frail mist.

    Sins of Two Fathers

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