Definition of Yard in English :
Define Yard in English
Yard meaning in English
Meaning of Yard in English
Pronunciation of Yard in English
Yard pronunciation in English
Pronounce Yard in Englishsee synonyms of yard
1. pace, yard
a unit of length equal to 3 feet; defined as 91.44 centimeters; originally taken to be the average length of a stride
the enclosed land around a house or other building
Example Sentences:'it was a small house with almost no yard'
a tract of land enclosed for particular activities (sometimes paved and usually associated with buildings)
Example Sentences:'they opened a repair yard on the edge of town'
the cardinal number that is the product of 10 and 100
a tract of land where logs are accumulated
an area having a network of railway tracks and sidings for storage and maintenance of cars and engines
a long horizontal spar tapered at the end and used to support and spread a square sail or lateen
an enclosure for animals (as chicken or livestock)
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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