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1 yard /ˈjɑɚd/ noun
plural yards
1 yard
/ˈjɑɚd/
noun
plural yards
Learner's definition of YARD
[count]
US : an outdoor area that is next to a house and is usually covered by grass
: the land around a building see also schoolyard
: an area with buildings and equipment that is used for a particular activity
see also barnyard, farmyard, junkyard, lumberyard, scrapyard, shipyard, stockyard
see also scotland yard
2 yard /ˈjɑɚd/ noun
plural yards
2 yard
/ˈjɑɚd/
noun
plural yards
Learner's definition of YARD
[count]
: a unit of measurement equal to 3 feet (0.9144 meters) or 36 inches
abbreviation yd.

the whole nine yards

chiefly US, informal
: everything
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