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sod

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noun \ˈsäd\

Definition of sod

  1. 1 :  turf 1; also :  the grass- and forb-covered surface of the ground

  2. 2 :  one's native land



Origin of sod

Middle English, from Middle Dutch or Middle Low German sode; akin to OldFrisian sātha sod


First Known Use: 15th century

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Rhymes with sod


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sod

transitive verb

Definition of sod

soddedsodding

  1. :  to cover with sod or turfs



1653

First Known Use of sod

1653

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sod

noun

Definition of sod

chiefly British

  1. :  bugger <if I ever find the sod I'll kill him — John Le Carré>



Origin of sod

short for sodomite


First Known Use: 1818


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sod

transitive verb

Definition of sod

chiefly British

  1. :  damn 2



1904

First Known Use of sod

1904



SOD Defined for Kids

sod

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noun \ˈsäd\

Definition of sod for Students

  1. :  the upper layer of the soil that is filled with roots (as of grass)




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