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backyard
British English: /bakˈjɑːd/
American English: /ˌbækˈjɑrd/

Translation of backyard in French:

noun

  • 2 (American English) (backgarden)
    jardin (m) de derrière
  • 3 [figurative]in one's backyard
    (in a nearby area)
    près de chez soi
    (in nearby country)
    près de ses frontières
    we don't want a power station in our backyard
    nous ne voulons pas de centrale nucléaire près de nos frontières or près de chez nous
    they consider the ex-colony to be their backyard
    ils veulent garder un pied dans leur ancienne colonie

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