barn·​yardy ˈbärn-ˌyär-dē How to pronounce barnyardy (audio)
: characteristic of or suggesting a barnyard especially in aroma
… wines with distinctively leathery, earthy, or even barnyardy aromas and flavors …Randal Caparoso, Honolulu Advertiser (Honolulu, Hawaii), 8 May 2002

Word History

First Known Use

1986, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of barnyardy was in 1986

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“Barnyardy.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Oct. 2023.

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