Definition of Turfites

1. Noun. (plural of turfite) ¹



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Definition of Turfites

1. turfite [n] - See also: turfite

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Turfites

turf war
turf wars
turfdom
turfdoms
turfed
turfen
turfgrass
turfgrasses
turfier
turfiest
turfiness
turfing
turfing daisy
turfings
turfite
turfites (current term)
turfless
turflike
turfman
turfmen
turfs
turfski
turfskiing
turfskiings
turfskis
turfy
turg
turgencies
turgency
turgent

Literary usage of Turfites

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Antiquarian (1871)
"... and, with Sir Tatton Sykes, he formed one of the most picturesque and striking representatives of the old race of turfites to be found ..."

2. Fores's Sporting Notes & Sketches. a Quarterly Magazine Descriptive of (1892)
"SOME NOTABLE turfites. By ' LEVIATHAN.' 'HE mention of Newmarket Heath carries us back to early Stuart days. Epsom and Doncaster have each a long and ..."

3. The Oriental Sporting Magazine: From June 1828 to June 1833 (1873)
"The unassuming Guzerat turfites appear to be severely handled by SYS, who states that a bad feeling was evinced towards the Deccan horses in the north last ..."

4. The Fortnightly Review (1872)
"But it has kept the idlers, the voluptuaries, the dunces, the gamblers, the turfites; it has kept in the great Council of England men who are out of the ..."

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