Noun(1) surface layer of ground containing a mat of grass and grass roots(2) the territory claimed by a juvenile gang as its own(3) range of jurisdiction or influence
Verb(1) cover (the ground
(1) The shocking weather of the last two weeks has held up the cutting of turf as the banks are saturated and machines are not able to travel without damaging spreading grounds.(2) Michael Kinane guided the winner, who covered the seven furlongs over good turf in 1: 26.97.(3) If you have cool season turf , you can reseed it now.(4) Each knew the other's gifts, each took care not to trespass on the other person's turf .(5) At points along the perimeter of the crowd local residents tended smoky turf fires and plied their trade of selling cups of tea at exorbitant prices.(6) He was odds-on to win a seventh championship despite controversy ahead of the 2004 turf season, but lost out to Frankie Dettori.(7) The island had no trees and winter fuel was mainly turf , cut from a bog on the mainland.(8) Deer cropped the springy turf beside us, so close we could hear every snuffle and chomp.(9) Playing on natural grass instead of artificial turf helped him stay healthy.(10) we're in similar businesses but we cover different turf(11) the hallowed turf of Croke Park(12) There's a powerful sense of entropy, particularly when you see nature struggling to reclaim an artificial area as its turf .(13) Most of the northern grasses can be affected, Perennial Ryegrass being the most commonly affected turf .(14) If you don't stake out your turf in other domains, a competitor might grab the territory first.(15) a turf fire(16) Sixty pigs, which Landis moves frequently to provide them with fresh turf , root around in a wide lot.
(1) turf war :: turf oorlog
1. grass ::
2. territory ::
3. greensward ::
Different Formsturf, turfed, turfing, turfs, turfy
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