turfy

[tur-fee]
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adjective, turf·i·er, turf·i·est.
  1. covered with or consisting of grassy turf.
  2. resembling turf; turflike.
  3. of the nature of or abounding in peat.
  4. of, relating to, or characteristic of horse racing.

Origin of turfy

First recorded in 1545–55; turf + -y1
Related formsturf·i·ness, noun
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Related Words for turfy

verdant, lush, green, matted, sowed, tangled, reedy, sedgy, sodded, turfy

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British Dictionary definitions for turfy

turfy

adjective turfier or turfiest
  1. of, covered with, or resembling turf
  2. relating to or characteristic of horse racing or persons connected with it
Derived Formsturfiness, noun
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