barnyard

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barn·yard

 (bärn′yärd′)
n.
The area surrounding a barn, often enclosed by a fence.
adj.
1. Of or characteristic of a barnyard: barnyard animals.
2. Coarse or indecent: barnyard jokes.

barnyard

(ˈbɑːnˌjɑːd)
n
1. (Agriculture) a yard adjoining a barn, in which farm animals are kept
2. (modifier) belonging to or characteristic of a barnyard
3. (modifier) crude or earthy: barnyard humour.

barn•yard

(ˈbɑrnˌyɑrd)

n.
1. a yard next to or surrounding a barn.
adj.
2. indecent; vulgar: barnyard humor.
[1505–15]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.barnyard - a yard adjoining a barnbarnyard - a yard adjoining a barn    
yard - an enclosure for animals (as chicken or livestock)

barnyard

adjective
Offensive to accepted standards of decency:
Slang: raunchy.
Translations

barnyard

[ˈbɑːnjɑːd]
A. Ncorral m
B. CPD barnyard fowl(s) NPLaves fpl de corral

barnyard

[ˈbɑːrnjɑːrd]
n [farm] → basse-cour f
modif [animal] → de basse-cour

barnyard

[ˈbɑːnˌjɑːd] naia
References in periodicals archive ?
SAI'N credu bod barn lot o bobl wedi newid ond mae 'na fwy o sylw am y pwnc ar hyn o bryd.
Since the barn lot formed one side of the plot, we put a gate there.
Hog house -- Hogs were money makers on most Midwest farms for many years, and every place had a hog house in the barn lot or portable houses on a pasture.
He said he fears that children could get hurt on a busy street corner at Howe Avenue and Canal Street, and that customers will park at his business when the small Ice Cream Barn lot is full.
I can see Grandpa now, standing in the barn lot, hands in his pocket, legs apart, staring at the chimney.