Turf is defined as a surface or layer of the Earth with grass plants, sod or peat, or the space for a horse race, or slang for someone's home territory.(noun)
Turf is defined as to cover with earth, plants, sod or peat.(verb)
An example of turf is to change a cemented area into grass.
See turf in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < OE, akin to ON torf < IE *dorbhos, sod, tuft of grass < base *derbh-, to twist together
See turf in American Heritage Dictionary 4
noun pl. turfs turfs also turves (tûrvz)
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old English.
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