Definition of Yardman in English :

Define Yardman in English

Yardman meaning in English

Meaning of Yardman in English

Pronunciation of Yardman in English

Yardman pronunciation in English

Pronounce Yardman in English


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1. yardman

worker in a railway yard

2. yardman

a laborer hired to do outdoor work (such as mowing lawns)

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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noun plural -men
1. US
a person employed to do various outdoor jobs
2. railways
a worker in a railway yard
3. building
a worker in a lumberyard
4. nautical
a sailor of the royal or upper yards

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nounWord forms: plural ˈyardˌmen (ˈjɑrdˌmɛn ; yärdˈmenˌ; ˈjɑrdmən ; yärdˈmən)
a person who works in a yard, esp. a railroad yard

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


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A man employed in a yard, especially a railroad yard.

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