Thesaurus / turf
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For the acorn woodpecker, turf wars aren’t just violent and potentially fatal—they’re a spectator sport.
BLOOD, DEATH, AND EYE GOUGING: WELCOME TO THE WORLD OF ACORN WOODPECKERSKATE BAGGALEYSEPTEMBER 9, 2020POPULAR SCIENCE
There’s a sort of turf war between Hong Kong and its sister bourses on the mainland.
But having chosen the Champs aux Capuchins, it was idle to expect that one stretch of turf would prove firmer than another.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Round this stood a colony of roughly-built huts, of mud, turf, or large blocks of the slate.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
In many respects like the Virginia planter, they differ somewhat in their taste in all that pertains to the turf and the field.
At the same time, it is a notorious fact that he has had heavy losses at cards and on the turf, which may account for everything.
THE WEIGHT OF THE CROWNFRED M. WHITE
The skull of a man grinned up at us, half sunk in the green turf, and the ends of ribs shewed how he to whom it had belonged lay.
A PRINCE OF CORNWALLCHARLES W. WHISTLER
WORDS RELATED TO TURF
- stomping grounds
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