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noun as in clod

noun as in grass

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I’ve put roofs on, made fences, laid sod, swept the floors—just about everything you can think of.

You can rent a machine called a sod cutter or dig it up with a shovel.

Similarly, fresh sod also needs soil preparation and may not make it through the summer, but it will look good for a few weeks, at least.

The fishiest places we found were along the sod banks to the east of the inlet, where the current had cut nice underhangs along the banks.

The poor sod is undertaking a 24 hour drive to meet up with the teams.

“For some reason I thought, Oh, sod it, I will sign up,” he says.

They painted his house, maintained his yard, replaced the sod, installed artificial turf, and planted and moved shrubbery.

The dooryard was covered with a heavy sod and the ancient flower beds had run wild with weeds.

She covered her face with her hands and sank down on the wet sod, while the rain beat upon her unmercifully.

And as he did so, he regarded the spot where the sod house had once stood and wherein he had spent many happy days.

We slipped on the wet sod, we fell together sprawling on the rocks.

His front foot dug in the sod, his eyes were red, and between his grumbles his breath came in puffs and snorts of anger.


On this page you'll find 24 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sod, such as: turf, grass, grassland, lawn, mead, and meadow.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.