Examples of tussock in a Sentence
There were grassy tussocks throughout the marsh.
Recent Examples of tussock from the Web
Karl Lagerfeld’s Fall 2018 show for Chanel re-created an autumnal wonderland inside the Grand Palais, down to icebox-crisped fall leaves, tussocks of moss, and Brontë-esque fog.
Here, the wilderness swallows you, from the sweeping tussock grasslands, to the never-ending ridges that flow across the open landscape.
The flat-bladed grass tussocks weren't too wobbly for walking.
There are also several hairy species, namely the walnut caterpillar, fall webworm, and sycamore tussock, which are also harmless and commonly found.
Each step pushes voracious clouds up from the tussocks.
One large species, tussock sedge, has interesting large spiky seed heads in early summer.
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TUSSOCK Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of tussock for English Language Learners
: a small area that is covered with long thick grass
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