Definition of "yardbird" []

  • An inexperienced, untrained, or clumsy soldier, esp one employed on menial duties (noun)
  • A chicken. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • A person who is imprisoned. (noun)
  • A soldier who is required to perform menial work on the grounds of a military base. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "yardbird" in a sentence
  • "Near the end of the book you will find a helpful section of tips on safety and grill maintenance, as well as a list of barbecue terms that will get you grilling and gabbing like a pro turning yardbird with a pig tail."
  • "Tahar Rahim's novice yardbird has been plunged will transform him from wide-eyed ingénu into brutalised maître de criminalité."
  • "The chicken may not be man's best friend, but this yardbird was quite special."
Words like "yardbird"