from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An amusement park in which all the settings and attractions have a central theme, such as the world of the future.
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- n. An amusement park that has one or more specific central themes, often as part of its name
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an amusement park that is organized around some theme (as the world of tomorrow)
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So as his family was finishing a wonderful yet hollow day at the theme park often called the happiest place on earth, Heringes kept one eye on his men and used the other to scan for hidden danger.
Groupies, with their flashy selves and wide-eyed willingness to please, were like the perfect theme park roller coaster where the lines were short and the rides were free.
One of the most carnivalesque “Chinese American” inventions for sale in the China City theme park was something called the Chinaburger.
Like I said, my spiritual “rearing” in Utah—Hillbilly Israel, a hybrid modern-pioneer theme park with cheerful hymns, a few pervs per block, and some polygamist families scattered around to keep us guessing—had a profound impact on me.