Definition of brickyard in English:



  • A place where bricks are made.

    • ‘Drive me out to the brickyard, and let me take a look.’
    • ‘A brickyard was established the year of the fire, and limestone and sandstone were quarried from the cliffs.’
    • ‘In 1882 alone local brickyards supplied three million bricks to builders.’
    • ‘He and his family lived in a brickyard that had a field kitchen used by the troops of the 29th Infantry Division.’
    • ‘Heinz started work at the age of 8 in his father's brickyard in Pennsylvania.’