poach on someone's territory/turf

Definition of poach on someone's territory/turf

  1. :  to do something that someone else should do :  to interfere in an area that another person usually controls You can't keep other candidates from poaching on your turf.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to cook in simmering liquid

  1. :  to encroach upon especially for the purpose of taking something

    :  to trespass for the purpose of stealing game

    :  to take game or fish illegally

  1. :  some person :  somebody

  1. :  a geographic area belonging to or under the jurisdiction of a governmental authority

    :  an administrative subdivision of a country

    :  a part of the U.S. not included within any state but organized with a separate legislature

  1. :  the upper stratum of soil bound by grass and plant roots into a thick mat

    :  a piece of this

    :  an artificial substitute for this (as on a playing field)

  1. :  to cover with turf

    :  to eject forcibly :  kick

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