sustantivoUS • informal
- 1A new military recruit, especially one assigned to menial tasks.Más ejemplos en oraciones
- A stitch in one argent yardbird's stripe, probably saves nine.
- Getting the yardbird orchestrating attacks off the street is far more important to the lives of your soldiers than a little wounded pride over a screwed up form.
- The yardbirds are in the throes of rumour-induced psychosis after being gripped by speculation that our entire unit is about to be transported to a faraway place.
- 2A convict.Más ejemplos en oraciones
- Jim also identified negative effects such as younger inmates being taken advantage of by older predatory yardbirds, and some ultimately becoming cheetos-metamorphoses that Jim doesn't approve of.
- The working convict is a rare exception, sometimes envied because his time is occupied, sometimes derided for his deviance from the yardbird norm.
1940s: perhaps suggested by jailbird.
Más definiciones de yardbirdDefinición de yardbird en:
- el diccionario Inglés de EE.UU.