Yard Meaning

There are 9 meaning(s) for word Yard

Yard Meaning 1 : a unit of volume (as for sand or gravel)

    Synonyms : cubic yard
Yard Meaning 2 : a unit of length equal to 3 feet; defined as 91.44 centimeters; originally taken to be the average length of a stride

    Synonyms : pace
Yard Meaning 3 : the cardinal number that is the product of 10 and 100

    Synonyms : 1000,  chiliad,  g,  grand,  k,  m,  one thousand,  thou,  thousand
Yard Meaning 4 : an area having a network of railway tracks and sidings for storage and maintenance of cars and engines

    Synonyms : railway yard,  railyard
Yard Meaning 5 : the enclosed land around a house or other building

    Example : it was a small house with almost no yard

    Synonyms : curtilage,  grounds
Yard Meaning 6 : a long horizontal spar tapered at the end and used to support and spread a square sail or lateen

Yard Meaning 7 : an enclosure for animals (as chicken or livestock)

Yard Meaning 8 : a tract of land enclosed for particular activities (sometimes paved and usually associated with buildings)

    Example : they opened a repair yard on the edge of town

Yard Meaning 9 : a tract of land where logs are accumulated

How to Pronounce Yard

  • jÉ‘rd