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adjective parkier, parkiest
(usually postpositive) (Brit, informal) (of the weather) chilly; cold
Word Origin
C19: perhaps from perky
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  • "It's no' so parky, Mr. Bertram, sir-r," replied Tam cautiously.

    Tam O' The Scoots Edgar Wallace
  • "parky looks as if Davy Jones was pulling on his string," observed the flippant Ives to his neighbour.

    The Mystery Stewart Edward White and Samuel Hopkins Adams

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