Entry from British & World English dictionary
verb[with object] British
Cover (ground) or replace (a lawn or sports field) with new turf.
- If you choose to returf, know that turf farms have minimum order quantities and delivery charges and may only sell to contractors.
- The oval's surface has been returfed and a new drainage system installed to make the ground suitable for international sport.
- Bare patches can either be reseeded or returfed.
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