Synonyms of 'yard'
I saw him standing in the yard.
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A courtyard is an open area of ground which is surrounded by buildings or walls.
They walked through the arch and into the cobbled courtyard.
In British English, a garden is a piece of land next to a house, with flowers, vegetables, other plants, and often grass. In American English, the usual word is yard, and a garden refers only to land which is used for growing flowers and vegetables.
the most beautiful garden on earth
Thesaurus for yard from the Collins English Thesaurus
A yard is a unit of length equal to thirty-six inches or approximately 91.4 centimetres .