- 1 (also Kentucky bluegrass) A bluish-green grass which was introduced into North America from northern Europe, widely grown (especially in Kentucky and Virginia) for fodder.
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- Genus Poa, family Gramineae: several species, in particular the common Eurasian meadow grass
- In this region, cool-season grasses such as fine fescue, Kentucky bluegrass and turf-type perennial ryegrass thrive.
- Lawns composed of cool-season grasses such as Kentucky bluegrass and tall fescue are best aerified in the fall, when there is less heat stress and danger of invasion by weedy annuals.
- Most lawns contain a mixture of Kentucky bluegrass and rye grasses from Europe, which are not really suited to the climate here.
- 2A kind of country music characterized by virtuoso playing of banjos and guitars and high-pitched, close-harmony vocals.More example sentences
- He moved to Memphis, birthplace of rockabilly, an earthy blend of country music, bluegrass, blues, gospel and swing jazz, hoping to break into the local music scene.
- Traditional music and country music, especially bluegrass, were his special loves
- And, if you're interested in a musical tie-in with this crowd, check out the reggae, bluegrass, and folk music scenes.
More definitions of bluegrassDefinition of bluegrass in:
- The US English dictionary