farmyard

noun
farm·​yard | \ ˈfärm-ˌyärd How to pronounce farmyard (audio) \

Definition of farmyard

: land around or enclosed by farm buildings especially : barnyard

Examples of farmyard in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web But few dubious solutions have had the staying power of ivermectin, an antiparasitic drug used to treat large farmyard animals. Eamon Barrett, Fortune, 31 Mar. 2022 The shell is almond icing, while what looks like farmyard straw is actually crispy kataifi dough. Silvia Marchetti, CNN, 17 Mar. 2022 Many Americans embraced the novel farmyard phrase, and with it, the projection that once 70% to 80% or 85% of the population was vaccinated against COVID-19, the virus would go away and the pandemic would be over. Melissa Healy, oregonlive, 13 Nov. 2021 Many Americans embraced the novel farmyard phrase, and with it, the projection that once 70% to 80% or 85% of the population was vaccinated against COVID-19, the virus would go away and the pandemic would be over. Melissa Healy, Anchorage Daily News, 13 Nov. 2021 Many Americans embraced the novel farmyard phrase, and with it, the projection that once 70% to 80% or 85% of the population was vaccinated against COVID-19, the virus would go away and the pandemic would be over. Melissa Healy, oregonlive, 13 Nov. 2021 Many Americans embraced the novel farmyard phrase, and with it, the projection that once 70% to 80% or 85% of the population was vaccinated against COVID-19, the virus would go away and the pandemic would be over. Melissa Healy, Anchorage Daily News, 13 Nov. 2021 Many Americans embraced the novel farmyard phrase, and with it, the projection that once 70% to 80% or 85% of the population was vaccinated against COVID-19, the virus would go away and the pandemic would be over. Melissa Healy, oregonlive, 13 Nov. 2021 Many Americans embraced the novel farmyard phrase, and with it, the projection that once 70% to 80% or 85% of the population was vaccinated against COVID-19, the virus would go away and the pandemic would be over. Melissa Healy, Anchorage Daily News, 13 Nov. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of farmyard

1686, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of farmyard was in 1686

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“Farmyard.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/farmyard. Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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farmyard

noun
farm·​yard | \ ˈfärm-ˌyärd How to pronounce farmyard (audio) \

Kids Definition of farmyard

: the yard around or enclosed by farm buildings

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