lumberyard lumberyard  /ˈləm bə ˌrjɑrd/


  • (n) a workplace where lumber is stocked for sale


  1. He works in a lumberyard.
  2. Preceding those, more or less in order, go the hardware store, lumberyard, gas station, grocery, pharmacy, bank and then, most dishearteningly, the schools.
  3. Then he was made manager of a lumberyard.


  1. Food trucks could roll into downtown Huntsville with late-night eats starting in July

    An ordinance introduced at Thursday's City Council meeting would allow mobile vendors to sell food on both sides of Clinton Avenue in the new Quigley Entertainment District. They could also set up in a city parking lot on Cleveland Avenue across from A.M. Booth's Lumberyard in the Meridian Entertainment District.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Huntsville Times

  2. Commercial development proposed for former King Lumber in Dartmouth

    DARTMOUTH — The town is weighing a proposal to redevelop the long vacant former William King lumberyard in South Dartmouth.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Standard-Times

  3. Lumberyard to host Teen Night

    Teen Night at The Lumberyard in Roscoe will be from 7-11 p.m. on Thursday, June 13, 2013. The event will be a dance for students entering the ninth through 12th grades. There will be a $5 cover charge and plenty of adult supervision. For more information, call 325-436-8279.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Sweetwater Reporter

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