Definition of farmyard in English:

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farmyard

Pronunciation: /ˈfɑːmjɑːd/

noun

1A yard surrounded by farm buildings.
Example sentences
  • The judges were very impressed by the well-kept farm entrance and the high quality of buildings around the farmyard.
  • It can take up to a year to reopen paths across farmyards of formerly infected farms.
  • Permitted visitors should be asked to park cars/vehicles in the residential area of the farm away from the farmyard itself.
1.1 [as modifier] Denoting coarse speech or behaviour: he insulted them in farmyard language
More example sentences
  • Yet, predictably, there is no consensus across the political spectrum, just the usual bickering and farmyard squabbling.

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