turf

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1 turf /ˈtɚf/ noun
plural turfs also British turves /ˈtɚvz/
1 turf
/ˈtɚf/
noun
plural turfs also British turves /ˈtɚvz/
Learner's definition of TURF
[noncount] : the upper layer of ground that is made up of grass and plant roots
British : a square piece of turf cut out of the ground that is used for making lawns
[count]
[noncount]
: a material that looks like grass and that is used especially to cover athletic fields
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[count]
: an area or a place that you control or that feels like your home
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[noncount]
often used figuratively
the turf : the sport or business of horse racing often used as turf before another noun
see also surf and turf
2 turf /ˈtɚf/ verb
turfs; turfed; turfing
2 turf
/ˈtɚf/
verb
turfs; turfed; turfing
Learner's definition of TURF

turf out

[phrasal verb] also turf off
turf (someone) out/off or turf out/off (someone) British, informal
: to force (someone) to leave a place or position
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