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Meaning of COURTYARD

Pronunciation:  'kowrt`yârd

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a yard wholly or partly surrounded by walls or buildings; "the house was built around an inner court"
 

COURTYARD is a 9 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: court
 
 See Also: atrium, bailey, building, cloister, curtilage, edifice, forecourt, grounds, parvis, yard

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Court"yard\ (k?rt"y?rd`), n.
A court or inclosure attached to a house.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: arena, cincture, close, confine, container, coop, court, curtilage, delimited field, enclave, enclosure, field, fold, ground, list, pale, paling, park, pen, quad, quadrangle, square, theater, toft, yard
 

 

 

 

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