French translation of 'turf'
Word forms: plural turfs, plural turves [ˈtɜːʳvz]
1. (= grass) gazon m
2. (= clod of grass) motte f de gazon
the turf (= horseracing) le turf ⧫ les courses fpl
4. (= territory) domaine m
Phrasal verbsturf out
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Example Sentences Including 'turf'
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Another advantage of a camomile lawn over turf is that it does not turn brown in dry weather.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
In the middle of this area a turf runway was built.The Sun (2010)
Now is a good time to lay turf, but keep it moist and feed it.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
One slide is wood, the other plastic, a third covered in fake turf.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Or you can buy a roll of new turf and replace the old as you would with carpet tiles.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
We're no strangers to the tactical alteration of addresses on home turf.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
And don't tell me those sides are not going to be straining at the leash to get out on that hallowed turf.The Sun (2016)
Back on home turf, he has clearly decided to get on the front foot.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
But the turf was cutting up badly and a bobble saw the winger fire wide.The Sun (2016)
He has been in good form on the turf and gets this mile well.The Sun (2011)
He's been in good form on turf recently and looks to be still improving.The Sun (2016)
It will be an exciting match on the hallowed turf.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
That shouldn't be a problem on today's straight course and he is nicely weighted on his best turf form.The Sun (2017)
There is no doubt the turf track was the place to be.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
They are not going to just roll over on home turf.The Sun (2013)
They must be the toughest thing on sporting turf bar a horse race.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
With the turf course running inside the dirt course.The Sun (2009)
He is well in on turf form.The Sun (2006)
He was very helpful, doing the turfed grass in my garden for me, and we used to chat and share cups of tea over the garden fence.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Prepare the area to be turfed by removing old grass.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The shorter the turf is the less vigorous it is.The Sun (2008)
They mostly feed on short turf that has been well grazed by sheep or rabbits, since this is where ants flourish.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
To put down new turf and have it playable within two weeks is very demanding.The Sun (2009)
You need enough turf to cover the top and sides.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The Berkeley seminar was familiar turf, but not a place to suffer fools gladly.Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: turf NOUN
Turf is short, thick, even grass.
They shuffled slowly down the turf towards the cliff's edge.
Translation of turf from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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