Pozzter

What is the definition of Yard?

A rod; a stick; a staff.

A branch; a twig.

A long piece of timber, as a rafter, etc.

A measure of length, equaling three feet, or thirty-six inches, being the standard of English and American measure.

The penis.

A long piece of timber, nearly cylindrical, tapering toward the ends, and designed to support and extend a square sail. A yard is usually hung by the center to the mast. See Illust. of Ship.

An inclosure; usually, a small inclosed place in front of, or around, a house or barn; as, a courtyard; a cowyard; a barnyard.

An inclosure within which any work or business is carried on; as, a dockyard; a shipyard.

To confine (cattle) to the yard; to shut up, or keep, in a yard; as, to yard cows.

Reply
0 votes
↓ advertisement

Keep reading

What does it mean? Run

of Run of Run To move, proceed, advance, pass, go, come, etc., swiftly, smoothly, or with... More >>


What is Set?

of Set To cause to sit; to make to assume a specified position or attitude; to give site or... More >>


What is the meaning of Turn?

To cause to move upon a center, or as if upon a center; to give circular motion to; to cause to... More >>


What is the meaning of Point?

To appoint. That which pricks or pierces; the sharp end of anything, esp. the sharp end of a... More >>


What is the meaning of Pass?

To go; to move; to proceed; to be moved or transferred from one point to another; to make a... More >>


Round (definition)

To whisper. Having every portion of the surface or of the circumference equally distant from... More >>


What does Light mean?

That agent, force, or action in nature by the operation of which upon the organs of sight,... More >>


What is the meaning of Stock?

The stem, or main body, of a tree or plant; the fixed, strong, firm part; the trunk. The... More >>

↓ advertisement