Dictionary

junkyard

junkyard

noun junk·yard \ˈjəŋk-ˌyärd\

: a place where you can buy, sell, or leave junk

Full Definition of JUNKYARD

:  a yard used to store sometimes resalable junk

Examples of JUNKYARD

  1. The car was hauled off to the junkyard.

First Known Use of JUNKYARD

1880

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: JunoPrevious Word in the Dictionary: junk sculptureAll Words Near: junkyard
March 03, 2015
thanatology Hear it
The study of death and grieving
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears