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synonyms for turfy

  • carpeted
  • lush
  • verdant
  • grasslike
  • green
  • lawnlike
  • matted
  • reedy
  • sedgy
  • sodded
  • sowed
  • tangled
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How to use turfy in a sentence

We passed together through the Bois de Boulogne, now amidst tall, green forests, now along the turfy shores of mirror-like lakes.
A FANTASY OF FAR JAPANBARON KENCHO SUYEMATSU
Many a gentle slope spread, as it were, a turfy apron in which reposed a little pool or lakelet.
A YEAR IN THE FIELDSJOHN BURROUGHS
Behind them a galloping horse drew near, softly pattering along the turfy road.
BONAVENTUREGEORGE WASHINGTON CABLE
To be shaken out, and fresh potted in equal parts of turfy loam and heath soil and a little sand.
IN-DOOR GARDENING FOR EVERY WEEK IN THE YEARWILLIAM KEANE
Fill pots with pieces of turfy peat the size of Walnuts, and peg them altogether until they form a cone above the pot.
IN-DOOR GARDENING FOR EVERY WEEK IN THE YEARWILLIAM KEANE
The compost to be one part turfy loam, one part peat or leaf mould, and one part rotten horsedung.
IN-DOOR GARDENING FOR EVERY WEEK IN THE YEARWILLIAM KEANE
And when she was decked she went softly and sat down beside Murtough on the turfy hunting mound.
THE IRISH FAIRY BOOKVARIOUS
The luncheon basket was forgotten on the turfy slope on which he'd dropped it.
THE BOY WITH WINGSBERTA RUCK
It never ventures up to the naked rocky summits, for its hoofs being accustomed only to turfy ground, are very soft and tender.
TRAVELS IN PERU, ON THE COAST, IN THE SIERRA, ACROSS THE CORDILLERAS AND THE ANDES, INTO THE PRIMEVAL FORESTSJ. J. VON TSCHUDI
He flung himself down on the turfy sward, lit a cigar, and began smoking and staring reflectively at vacancy.
KATE DANTON, OR, CAPTAIN DANTON'S DAUGHTERSMAY AGNES FLEMING
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TURFY

  • carpeted
  • grasslike
  • green
  • lawnlike
  • lush
  • matted
  • reedy
  • sedgy
  • sodded
  • sowed
  • tangled
  • turfy
  • verdant
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.