Definition of farmyard in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈfɑːmjɑːd


  • 1A yard surrounded by farm buildings.
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    • 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
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    • Yet, predictably, there is no consensus across the political spectrum, just the usual bickering and farmyard squabbling.

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