Origin of junkyard
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Examples from the Web for junkyard
But those close to the Jackson clan have also described him as “mean as a junkyard dog,” and a “shameless womanizer.”Joe Jackson’s Life as a Family Pariah
December 3, 2012
Harvey was eager to reach the junkyard and make his final arrangements and begin.
Harvey puffed at his pipe and looked out of the gate of the junkyard at the street.
The junkyard was a fine place in which to shelter stray dogs.
He would lead the way to where three canines were chained in the junkyard.
There was only one thing Lem refused to do—he would not go out of the junkyard.
- a place where junk is stored or collected for sale
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