Courtyard vs Walled - What's the difference?

courtyard | walled |


As a noun courtyard

is an area, open to the sky, partially or wholly surrounded by walls or buildings.

As an adjective walled is

pertaining to a wall.

As a verb walled is

(wall).

courtyard

Noun

(en noun)
  • an area, open to the sky, partially or wholly surrounded by walls or buildings
  • She sat in the courtyard , enjoying the garden.

    See also

    * atrium * forecourt * court * yard

    walled

    English

    Adjective

    (head)
  • Pertaining to a wall.
  • a walled garden
  • Pertaining to something which has been placed into a wall, i.e., immured.
  • Verb

    (head)
  • (wall)