yard·​er | \ ˈyär-dər How to pronounce yarder (audio) \

Definition of yarder

: one that is a specified number of yards in length used in combination kicked a 42-yarder

Examples of yarder in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Following Dugger’s fumble recovery, Folk hit a game-long 44 yarder. Mark Daniels, USA TODAY, 28 Nov. 2021 The Bucks capitalized on an interception by senior defensive back Stephen Landers and marched 32 yards in three plays capped by Patterson’s second touchdown run, a four-yarder up the middle with 10:43 remaining in the first half. Gary Curreri, sun-sentinel.com, 30 Oct. 2021 Charles Campbell’s late field goal, a career-long 55 yarder, cut the lead to 14-10 at halftime, Indiana recovering from a slow start that once threatened to derail the Hoosiers in a must-win game. Zach Osterman, The Indianapolis Star, 30 Oct. 2021 On the next drive, Nankil hit Chris Snyder for a 25-yard gain and Anthony McMillian for another 35-yard yarder. Kevin J. Farmer, San Diego Union-Tribune, 15 Oct. 2021 Saban sent the field goal team out for a 22-yard kick a series after Will Reichard drilled a 26 yarder. Michael Casagrande | Mcasagrande@al.com, al, 11 Oct. 2021 William Przystup got off the longest punt of the season in the FBS with his 84 yarder against Northwestern. Eric Olson, ajc, 4 Oct. 2021 Chase McLaughlin went 4-for-4 on field goals, including an eye-popping 57 yarder to tie the game at 3. cleveland, 26 Sep. 2021 Among the efforts was a career-long 65 yarder and three inside the Colorado 20. Chuck Carlton, Dallas News, 11 Sep. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of yarder

1889, in the meaning defined above

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“Yarder.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/yarder. Accessed 20 May. 2022.

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