Student Dictionary

5 entries found for yard.
To select an entry, click on it.
Main Entry: 1yard
Pronunciation: primarystressyärd
Function: noun
Etymology: Old English geard "an enclosed space, yard"
1 a : a small often enclosed area open to the sky and next to a building b : the grounds of a building (as the grassy area around a house)
2 a : an enclosure for livestock b : an area with its buildings and equipment set aside for a particular activity <a navy yard> c : a system of railroad tracks for keeping and repairing cars

Pronunciation Symbols