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English noun: sod

1. sod (object) surface layer of ground containing a mat of grass and grass roots


Synonymsgreensward, sward, turf


Broader (hypernym)ground, land, soil


Narrower (hyponym)divot

2. SOD (substance) an enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of superoxide into hydrogen peroxide and oxygen


SamplesOxygen free radicals are normally removed in our bodies by the superoxide dismutase enzymes.


Synonymssuperoxide dismutase


Broader (hypernym)enzyme

3. sod (person) someone who engages in anal copulation (especially a male who engages in anal copulation with another male)


Synonymsbugger, sodomist, sodomite


Broader (hypernym)degenerate, deviant, deviate, pervert

4. sod (person) an informal British term for a youth or man


SamplesThe poor sod couldn't even buy a drink.


Broader (hypernym)bozo, cat, guy, hombre


Domain regionBritain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland


English verb: sod

1. sod (contact) cover with sod


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)cover









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