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Synonyms for yardbird

a military recruit who is assigned menial tasks

a person serving a sentence in a jail or prison

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Yardbird wants to give the people the best fried chicken in the best setting.
SIGHT, SAM GREEN: The Yardbird, Paradise Place, Birmingham.
Such will be the case at midnight this Friday, July 13, 2012, at Miami Beach hotspot Yardbird Southern Table & Bar, when Celebrity Cruises' director of culinary operations, James Beard Award-nominated Chef John Suley, joins longtime close friend and fellow James Beard nominee Chef Jeffrey McInnis as part of the highly acclaimed restaurant's Midnight Chef's Table Series.
Ably ridden by Robert Thornton (Red Flare had been ridden by conditional Jack Doyle), Yardbird represents the Gilco partnership of Nick Gill and Tim Collins, who has had a quiet time since the retirement of his 2000 Cheltenham Gold Cup hero Looks Like Trouble.
Charlie Yardbird can continue the run of bumper winners the yard has thrown up and looks the part.
The Yardbird, in Paradise Place between the library and Centenary Square, is unquestionably the best bar in Birmingham.
Key stat Paul Carberry has a 25 per cent strike-rate (11 winners from 44 rides) in chases at Leopardstown in the last five seasons and is on board the Noel Meade-trained Charlie Yardbird
But for once I was prepared to risk life, limb and eardrums by entering Birmingham's newest jazz club - The Yardbird.
THURSDAY Fun House Living: The Yardbird Jazz Club, Paradise Circus, Birmingham, 9pm, free.
ALTHOUGH last of five finishers on his return at Sandown recently, Yardbird was not beaten too far, and with the run under his belt can end his barren spell in today's Mar City Developments Handicap Chase (3.
BIRMINGHAM folk seven-piece The Dirty Old Folkers will be celebrating St Patrick's Day in style with a performance at The Yardbird on Sunday.
0121 429 2091 Alex Merritt: The Yardbird Jazz Club, Paradise Circus, Birmingham, 9pm, free.
Paul Carberry rode two of Meade's three winners, Well Run in the five-year-old maiden hurdle and Jaamid in the 2m hurdle confined to four-year-olds, while amateur Jason McKeown also shone in the saddle for the trainer with his handling of Charlie Yardbird in the bumper.
And we realized that for many of these guys, they probably played Yardbird songs in their first bands.