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  1. yardsnoun

    The totality of the sailing rig.

    Her yards were bare and cockabill.

Wikipedia

  1. yards

    The yard (symbol: yd) is an English unit of length in both the British imperial and US customary systems of measurement equalling 3 feet or 36 inches. Since 1959 it has been by international agreement standardized as exactly 0.9144 meter. A distance of 1,760 yards is equal to 1 mile. The US survey yard is very slightly longer.

Wikidata

  1. Yards

    Yards is an unincorporated community straddling the border between Tazewell County, Virginia and Mercer County, West Virginia, United States. Yards is located on the Bluestone River, 4 miles northwest of Bluefield, Virginia. Yards had a post office on the Virginia side of the border from 1888 until May 28, 1994. The community was named for its railroad yards.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. yards

    See DOCKYARDS.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'yards' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2810

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'yards' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2868

Anagrams for yards »

  1. drays

  2. Dryas

  3. dryas

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of yards in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of yards in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of yards in a Sentence

  1. Rory McIlroy:

    I probably missed four or five yards right of where I needed to, and it came back down the hill, and then you're in an awkward spot.

  2. Gretchen Whitmer:

    Threats continue, i have looked out my windows and seen large groups of heavily armed people within 30 yards of my home. I have seen myself hung in effigy. Days ago at a demonstration, there was a sign that called for ‘burning the witch.’.

  3. Bill Belichick:

    It's sweet, this was the pair's ninth Super Bowl appearance together, the most title games for any head coach and starting quarterback duo in NFL history.Edelman named Super Bowl MVPBrady was 21-for-35 passing for 262 yards, and most of those yards went to wide receiver Julian Edelman, who is boosting his hall-of-fame resume. Edelman -- who was named Super Bowl MVP -- had 10 catches for 141 yards. In addition to already having the second-most receptions in postseason history, Super Bowl MVP's now second all time in postseason receiving yards. Super Bowl MVP trails just the legendary Jerry Rice in both categories.Edelman, who in his college days was a quarterback at Kent State, was drafted by New England in the seventh round of the 2009 NFL draft. Super Bowl MVP is the seventh wide receiver to be named Super Bowl MVP.

  4. Phil Mickelson:

    I flew it by him 25 yards, i have gotten a lot more speed in the offseason. That really bothered him. So the 14th hole is a dogleg right to left. I guess he really hammered one. I had not played the hole before. I just hit a little stock cut. ... He was 11 yards by me. If that's what it takes to stroke his ego, then that's what it takes. Had I known that he was going to make a big deal about it, I would have swung a fraction harder and put it past him.

  5. Oakland Raiders:

    He did a great job and gave us a spark taking the ball 90 yards, We finally came out and put the game together and finished the way we’re supposed to.

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