brickyard brickyard  /b ˈrɪ ˌkjɑrd/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a place where bricks are made and sold

Usage(s):

  1. Rural workers rescued from an illegal brickyard at the village of Linfen, in northeast China.
  2. When the Jinbei minivan plant wanted to acquire land including a brickyard to expand its factory in the late '80s, it had to take on the brickworks' 2,000 employees as well.
  3. Some of the 32 rural workers rescued from an illegal brickyard at the village of Linfen, in north-east China's Shanxi province, May 27, 2007.

News

  1. Huset's Speedway race to keep NASCAR's Tony Stewart sharp

    Tony Stewart is a three-time NASCAR champion, two-time winner of the Brickyard 400, winner of the USAC Triple Crown and former pole-sitter for the Indianapolis 500.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: The Argus Leader

  2. Large billboards grabbing attention on Route 101 in Epping

    Two large billboards erected along busy Route 101 are grabbing the attention of drivers.?They're hard to miss,? said 20-year-old Jazz Prince of Raymond, who watched the billboards being installed last week at the Brickyard Square shopping center.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: New Hampshire Union Leader

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Quotes

  1. "I don't think anyone had anything for Tony," Montoya said. "His car was way too fast. But second here at the Brickyard, it was awesome."
    on Jul 29, 2007 By: Juan Pablo Montoya Source: SI.com

  2. "It doesn't weigh as much as a Brickyard win or a Daytona 500 win or even winning at Bristol," he said. "This is just an irritation. I know I can do this. I get in other road course cars, and I'm plenty fast and competitive. I've run good at...
    on Jun 18, 2010 By: Jimmie Johnson Source: USA Today

  3. "I'm very goal-oriented," Stewart explained. "I said the weight of the world was off my shoulders when I won the Brickyard, and I thought, 'All right, I can die happy.' Than I thought, 'Now I've got to win Daytona.' And, if I win Daytona, I...
    on Feb 16, 2007 By: Tony Stewart Source: SI.com

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