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boneyard

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noun bone·yard \-ˌyärd\

Definition of boneyard

  1. 1 :  cemetery

  2. 2 :  a place where worn-out or damaged objects (as cars) are collected to await disposal



Examples of boneyard in a sentence

  1. <a once-notorious gunslinger who now lies in the forlorn boneyard of an Old West ghost town>



1851

First Known Use of boneyard

1851


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