noun (1)
plural of yard

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 an open space wholly or partly enclosed (as by buildings or walls)
  • inmates are allowed an hour of exercise in the prison's inner yard

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2 the area around and belonging to a building
  • we're looking for a house with a big yard

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noun (2)
plural of yard

Synonyms & Antonyms of yards (Entry 2 of 2)

a considerable amount
  • a composer who produced yards of gorgeous music over the course of a long career

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“Yards.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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