Definition of lumberyard in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈləmbərˌyärd/


chiefly North American
A place that sells lumber and other building materials.
Example sentences
  • All of these fillers - and more - can be found at home centers, hardware stores, lumberyards and other building material retailers.
  • ‘It is sold in all lumberyards all over the nation and is used by all builders for all types of projects,’ he added.
  • Be careful of fiberglass sold in lumberyards and trust only the written warranty.

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Syllabification: lum·ber·yard

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