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yard 1

British English: /jɑːd/
American English: /jɑrd/

noun

  • 1
    Yard Neutr.
    by the yard
    [figurative]
    am laufenden Band [informal]
    sell books by the yard [figurative]
    Bücher meterweise verkaufen
    have a face a yard long
    ein Gesicht wie drei Tage Regenwetter machen
  • 2in pl. [informal] (great amount)have/get etc. yards of something
    etwas massenweise haben/bekommen usw.
    yards of toilet paper
    meterweise Toilettenpapier
  • 4yard of ale (British English)
    [Stangen]glas Neutr.
    Stange Fem. (esp West German)
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yard 2

noun

backyard, → goods yard
  • 1 (attached to building)
    Hof Mask.
    in the yard
    auf dem Hof
  • 2
    (for manufacture) Werkstatt Fem.
    (for storage) Lager Neutr.
    (shipyard) Werft Fem.
    builder's yard
    Bauhof Mask.
  • 3 (American English) (garden)
    Garten Mask.
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