follow Dictionary.com

8 Words That Are Older Than You Think

farmyard

[fahrm-yahrd] /ˈfɑrmˌyɑrd/
noun
1.
a yard or enclosure surrounded by or connected with farm buildings.
Origin
1740-1750
1740-50; farm + yard2
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for farm-yard

farmyard

/ˈfɑːmˌjɑːd/
noun
1.
  1. an area surrounded by or adjacent to farm buildings
  2. (as modifier): farmyard animals
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for farmyard

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for farm

9
10
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with farm-yard