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Synonyms for courtyard
ˈkɔrtˌyɑrd, ˈkoʊrt-court·yard

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. court, courtyardnoun

    an area wholly or partly surrounded by walls or buildings

    "the house was built around an inner court"

    motor hotel, tribunal, court, royal court, courtroom, lawcourt, motor lodge, judicature, tourist court, motor inn, homage, court of justice, court of law

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  1. courtyardnoun

    court, quadrangle, area, cortile, yard, patio, (Sp. America)

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "courtyard":

    patio, yard, court, backyard, playground, schoolyard

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  1. Ralph Millsaps:

    We're extremely fortunate that the main charge didn't go off, there were 25 people in the courtyard of the wine bar and another 30 outside on the alley in front. We wouldn't be here anymore if the bomb had gone off.

  2. Shou Tianjiang:

    If there's anyone suspicious entering the courtyard, then they know.

  3. Chris Vangellow:

    We have some wonderful farmers within our school district who have expressed an interest in getting local farm fresh ingredients on students' plates, our staff, along with their spouses, and students recently volunteered their time and labor after school and on weekends to transform our courtyard into an outdoor learning space with raised growing beds, so classes can learn about growing food.

  4. Andy Hogg:

    We are careful to make sure we don't leave any fruit or food behind the counter for when the elephants come in, during the time that the wild mango fruit is in season, we get elephants in the courtyard and in reception several times a day. It generally happens from late October through mid-December.

  5. The SEAL officer:

    About six weeks after the Bin Laden raid, I got a white envelope and in it was a thank-you note, unsigned. And in it was a piece of the fuselage of the blown-up Black Hawk in that courtyard. Sent to me by one of my friends.

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