Definition of turfy in US English:


adjectiveturfiest, turfier

  • 1Covered with or consisting of turf; grassy.

    ‘a turfy plain’
    • ‘The peaks are in the north; below the snow-line rivers run through turfy valleys and fine forests.’
    • ‘The nest is actually a burrow which the bird digs into soft, turfy slopes for a distance of about 90 cm and in which one egg is laid.’
    1. 1.1 Of or like peat; peaty.
      ‘I inhaled the turfy air’