Sentence Examples with the word dooryard

I had another tree friend, gentle and more approachable than the great oak--a linden that grew in the dooryard at Red Farm.

Its geographical distribution is of the widest, and its rapidity of breeding, in manure and dooryard filth, so great that, as a carrier of germs of disease, especially cholera and typhoid, the house-fly is now recognized as a potent source of danger; and various sanitary regulations have been made, or precautions suggested, for getting rid of it.