junkyard junkyard  /ˈdʒəŋ ˌkjɑrd/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a field where junk is collected and stored for resale

Usage(s):

  1. A bird caught in marine debris Below America's waters lies a junkyard.
  2. It boasts enough auto-erotic car-nage to make Grand Theft Auto IV seem, by comparison, like a junkyard jalopy.
  3. The junkyard laborers are not the only ones at risk.

News

  1. Auto junkyard fire displaces Henderson family

    A family of six and two dogs has been displaced Thursday after a Henderson automobile junkyard fire destroyed their temporary residence.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Las Vegas Sun

  2. Several Cars Burned in Junkyard Fire

    Several cars caught fire at a Henderson junkyard in the 700 block of East Sunset Road Thursday evening.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: KLAS Las Vegas

  3. Junkyard Angel to host CD release party

    When members of local band Junkyard Angel traveled to Nashville to record a CD, it was the experience of a lifetime.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Savannah Morning News

Quotes

  1. "The racing wasn't very good," Hendrick said flatly. "It was just beating and banging, and cars looked like they were from a junkyard. But that was what they wanted."
    on Jun 25, 2010 By: Rick Hendrick Source: The Associated Press

  2. Wheeler said Scott "had to be a master of the junkyard" just to make it to the track.
    on Apr 16, 2007 By: Humpy Wheeler Source: SI.com

  3. "The owners of this junkyard have recklessly polluted the environment, creating both a health and safety threat as well as ruining the quality of life of its neighbors," said Attorney General Andrew Cuomo.
    on Jul 21, 2008 By: Andrew Cuomo Source: Albany Times Union

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