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Definition 1: range of jurisdiction or influence - [noun denoting location]

Samples where turf or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a bureaucracy...chiefly concerned with turf...and protecting the retirement system

(turf is a kind of ...) in law; the territory within which power can be exercised

(turf is used in the usage domain ...) a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech

Definition 2: the territory claimed by a juvenile gang as its own - [noun denoting location]

(turf is a kind of ...) a district of a town or city

Definition 3: surface layer of ground containing a mat of grass and grass roots - [noun denoting object]

Synonyms for turf in the sense of this definition

(turf is a kind of ...) material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use)

"the land had never been plowed" "good agricultural soil"

(... is a kind of turf ) a piece of turf dug out of a lawn or fairway (by an animals hooves or a golf club)

Definition 4: cover (the ground) with a surface layer of grass or grass roots - [verb of contact]

(turf is a kind of ...) provide with a covering or cause to be covered

"cover her face with a handkerchief" "cover the child with a blanket" "cover the grave with flowers"

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