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backyard

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

an adjoining region or space
  • shocked to learn that the wind farm would be right in our own backyard

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backyard

adjective

Synonyms of backyard (Entry 2 of 2)

being such only for recreation
  • an orchid that is a favorite with backyard horticulturists

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The first known use of backyard was in 1618

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backyard

backyards

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“Backyard.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/backyard. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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