sod1 [säd]
vt., vi.
obs. pt. of SEETHE
sod2 [säd]
[ME, prob. < MDu or MLowG sode, akin to OFris sada, satha]
1. a surface layer of earth containing grass plants with their matted roots; turf; sward
2. a piece of this layer
sodded, sodding
to cover with sod or sods
the old sod
one's native land: used esp. by the Irish
under the sod
dead and buried
sod3 [säd]
[Vulgar Brit. Slang] Brit. Slang Vulgar
[shortened < sodomite: see SODOMITE, sense 2]
1. a sodomite
2. an objectionable or contemptible person
to damn; curse: used only in the imperative [sod all!]
sod off
go away! get lost!

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