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American English: /ˈtəsək/
British English: /ˈtʌsək/

Translation of tussock in Spanish:


  • mata (feminine) de hierba
    Example sentences
    • Between the tussocks of grass grew purple heather and tufted bog cotton, which were used in the old days for pillows and mattresses.
    • He hid inside a tussock of oat grass and watched as the fine thatched house rose up beside the water-hole.
    • Larks that live in desert areas will stand in the shade of grass tussocks during the hottest parts of the day.
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