Definition and Meanings for turf
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Part of Speech of turf
noun, transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
Etymology of turf
Meaning of turf
- that upper stratum of earth and vegetable mold which is filled with the roots of grass and other small plants, so as to adhere and form a kind of mat; sward; sod.
- peat, especially when prepared for fuel. see peat.
- race course; horse racing; -- preceded by the.
as transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
- to cover with turf or sod; as, to turf a bank, or the border of a terrace.