Definition of parklet in English:



  • A small seating area or green space created as a public amenity on or alongside a pavement, especially in a former roadside parking space.

    ‘the parklet features planters full of tall shrubs that shield visitors from traffic’
    • ‘A meeting will take place at which the organization will explain the parklet project in detail to the local business group.’
    • ‘Unlike most other green spaces, the parklet will not be financed with tax dollars.’
    • ‘The parklet movement is taking over the country, slowly moving from its birthplace in San Francisco eastwards.’
    • ‘Meanwhile, a community effort to create a new parklet outside the cafe is underway.’
    • ‘The plazas are year-round, the parklets April to November.’
    • ‘The city maintains there could eventually be up to 14 parklets approved.’