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.
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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.
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barn•yard

(ˈbɑrnˌyɑrd)

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

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

barnyard

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

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

[ˈbɑːnˌjɑːd] naia
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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It was a pretty picture he saw as he passed fields full of shocks of corn and pumpkins, granaries stuffed with grain, and meadows and barnlots filled with sleek cattle and plump fowl.