What is another word for yarding?

4 synonyms found


[ jˈɑːdɪŋ], [ jˈɑːdɪŋ], [ j_ˈɑː_d_ɪ_ŋ]

Yarding refers to keeping livestock in a confined area or keeping a group of animals together for protection. However, there are many other words that can be used to express the same meaning. These include penning, corralling, containing, confining, enclosing, gathering, and herding. Each of these words can be used in a different context to describe the act of keeping animals in a specific area, ranging from domestic animals such as cattle, sheep, and goats, to wild animals. The usage of synonyms can add variety and depth to your writing, making it more interesting and engaging.

Synonyms for Yarding:

What are the hypernyms for Yarding?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Yarding

First, that all losses by vermin can be easily avoided by yarding your little birds at home and keeping them under your own eye.
"Natural and Artificial Duck Culture"
James Rankin
They talked of their own country-old days at school; hard-fought battles on the Melbourne Cricket Ground; boat-racing on the Yarra; Billabong and other stations; bush-fires and cattle-yarding; long days on the road with cattle, and nights spent watching them under the stars.
"Captain Jim"
Mary Grant Bruce
The colony was, in short, simply a kraal for yarding British undesirables and housing their keepers; its remoteness was an advantage for the purpose in view; and it never seemed to strike the officials in England who superintended its affairs, that the adequate defence of a gaol against foreign aggression was an undertaking that called for exertion or forethought.
"Terre Napoleon A history of French explorations and projects in Australia"
Ernest Scott

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