(yärd) noun. 1. Abbr. yd A fundamental unit of length in both the U.S. Customary System and the British Imperial System, equal to 3 feet, or 36 inches (0.9144 meter), ela: a few yards of silk, beberapa ela kain sutera; she was sitting two yards away from me, dia duduk dua ela jauhnya dari saya; by the yard, mengikut ukuran ela: you can buy cloth by the yard, kamu boleh membeli kain mengikut ukuran ela.
yard (yärd) noun. 1. enclosed space near or round a building, laman: a house without a backyard, rumah tanpa laman belakang; there is a vegetable patch in the yard, ada petak sayur di laman itu; 2. enclosure for a special purpose, activity or business, limbung, limbungan: a ship repair yard, limbungan membaiki kapal; 3. (United States) garden, taman: the house has a large yard, rumah itu mempunyai taman yang luas.
(yärʹdĭj) noun. (length measured in yards) ukuran ela.
(yärdʹstĭk´) noun. (literal & figurative) kayu ukur: what is your yardstick of success?, apakah kayu ukur kejayaan bagi kamu?