Synonyms of turf in English:



  • 1 they walked across the springy turf
    grass, lawn, sod
    literary sward, greensward
  • 2 (the turf) they are both devotees of the turf
  • 3 the vice president was keen to protect his own turf
    stamping ground, home ground
    informal bailiwick
    British informal patch, manor
  • verb

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  • the front and rear lawns have been turfed
    grass over, lay grass on
  • Phrases

    turf someone/something out

    British informal he was turfed out of office after 15 years
    North American informal give someone the bum's rush

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