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sod 1

 (sŏd)
n.
1. A section of grass-covered surface soil held together by matted roots; turf.
2. The ground, especially when covered with grass.
tr.v. sod·ded, sod·ding, sods
To cover with sod.

[Middle English, from Middle Low German or Middle Dutch sode.]

sod 2

 (sŏd) Chiefly British Vulgar Slang
n.
1. A sodomite.
2. A person regarded as obnoxious or contemptible.
3. A fellow; a guy: "Poor sod, he almost got lucky for once" (Jack Higgins).
tr.v. sod·ded, sod·ding, sods
To damn.
Phrasal Verb:
sod off
Used in the imperative to dismiss someone angrily.

[Short for sodomite.]

sod

(sɒd)
n
1. (Botany) a piece of grass-covered surface soil held together by the roots of the grass; turf
2. poetic the ground
vb, sods, sodding or sodded
(tr) to cover with sods
[C15: from Low German; compare Middle Low German, Middle Dutch sode; related to Old Frisian sātha]

sod

(sɒd)
n
1. a person considered to be obnoxious
2. a jocular word for a person: the poor sod hasn't been out for weeks.
3. sod all slang nothing
interj
sod it a strong exclamation of annoyance
[C19: shortened from sodomite]
ˈsodding adj

sod

(sɒd)

n., v. sod•ded, sod•ding. n.
1. a section cut or torn from the surface of grassland, containing the matted roots of grass.
2. the surface of the ground, esp. when covered with grass; turf.
v.t.
3. to cover with sods or sod.
[1375–1425; late Middle English < Middle Dutch or Middle Low German sode turf]

sod


Past participle: sodded
Gerund: sodding

Imperative
sod
sod
Present
I sod
you sod
he/she/it sods
we sod
you sod
they sod
Preterite
I sodded
you sodded
he/she/it sodded
we sodded
you sodded
they sodded
Present Continuous
I am sodding
you are sodding
he/she/it is sodding
we are sodding
you are sodding
they are sodding
Present Perfect
I have sodded
you have sodded
he/she/it has sodded
we have sodded
you have sodded
they have sodded
Past Continuous
I was sodding
you were sodding
he/she/it was sodding
we were sodding
you were sodding
they were sodding
Past Perfect
I had sodded
you had sodded
he/she/it had sodded
we had sodded
you had sodded
they had sodded
Future
I will sod
you will sod
he/she/it will sod
we will sod
you will sod
they will sod
Future Perfect
I will have sodded
you will have sodded
he/she/it will have sodded
we will have sodded
you will have sodded
they will have sodded
Future Continuous
I will be sodding
you will be sodding
he/she/it will be sodding
we will be sodding
you will be sodding
they will be sodding
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been sodding
you have been sodding
he/she/it has been sodding
we have been sodding
you have been sodding
they have been sodding
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been sodding
you will have been sodding
he/she/it will have been sodding
we will have been sodding
you will have been sodding
they will have been sodding
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been sodding
you had been sodding
he/she/it had been sodding
we had been sodding
you had been sodding
they had been sodding
Conditional
I would sod
you would sod
he/she/it would sod
we would sod
you would sod
they would sod
Past Conditional
I would have sodded
you would have sodded
he/she/it would have sodded
we would have sodded
you would have sodded
they would have sodded
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sod - surface layer of ground containing a mat of grass and grass rootssod - surface layer of ground containing a mat of grass and grass roots
divot - a piece of turf dug out of a lawn or fairway (by an animals hooves or a golf club)
land, soil, ground - material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use); "the land had never been plowed"; "good agricultural soil"
2.SOD - an enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of superoxide into hydrogen peroxide and oxygen; "oxygen free radicals are normally removed in our bodies by the superoxide dismutase enzymes"
enzyme - any of several complex proteins that are produced by cells and act as catalysts in specific biochemical reactions
3.sod - someone who engages in anal copulation (especially a male who engages in anal copulation with another male)
degenerate, deviant, deviate, pervert - a person whose behavior deviates from what is acceptable especially in sexual behavior
4.sod - an informal British term for a youth or man; "the poor sod couldn't even buy a drink"
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
guy, hombre, bozo, cat - an informal term for a youth or man; "a nice guy"; "the guy's only doing it for some doll"
Verb1.sod - cover with sod
cover - provide with a covering or cause to be covered; "cover her face with a handkerchief"; "cover the child with a blanket"; "cover the grave with flowers"

sod

noun (Brit. informal) rogue, bastard (informal, offensive), scoundrel, devil, villain, imp, scally (Northwest English dialect), wretch, knave (archaic), ne'er-do-well, reprobate, scallywag (informal), good-for-nothing, miscreant, varmint (informal) some rotten stinking sod
Translations
juurikerrossiirtonurmi

sod

1 [sɒd] N [of earth] → terrón m, tepe m, césped m

sod

2 [sɒd] (Brit)
A. Ncabrón/ona m/f
you sod!¡cabrón!
he's a real sodes un auténtico cabrón
you lazy sod!¡vago!
some poor sodalgún pobre diablo
this job is a real sodeste trabajo es la monda
the lid is a sod to get offquitar la tapa hace sudar la gota gorda
sod's law (Brit) → ley f de la indefectible mala voluntad de los objetos inanimados
B. VT sod it!¡mierda!
sod him!¡que se joda!
sod off VI + ADV sod off!¡vete a la porra!

sod

[ˈsɒd]
n
(British) (= unpleasant person) → connard m
(British) (= unfortunate person) you poor sod! → pauvre vieux!, pauvre vieille!
the poor sod → le pauvre bougre
(British) (emphatic) sod all (= nothing at all) → que dalle
[earth] → motte f
vt (British) sod it! → et puis merde!
sod you! → va mourir!
sod him! → qu'il aille se faire foutre!
sod off
vi (British) sod off! → va te faire foutre!

sod

1
n (= turf)Grassode f; beneath the sod (liter)unter dem grünen Rasen (liter)

sod

2 (Brit inf)
n (mean, nasty) → Sau f (inf); the poor sodsdie armen Schweine (inf); you stupid sodblöde Sau! (inf)
vt sod it!verdammte Scheiße! (inf); sod him/youder kann/du kannst mich mal (inf)or mal am Arsch lecken (vulg)!

sod

1 [sɒd] n (liter) (of earth) → zolla erbosa

sod

2 [sɒd] n (Brit) (fam!) → stronzo/a (fam!)
you lazy sod! → pezzo di sfaticato!
poor sod! → povero diavolo!
sod off vi + adv (Brit) (fam!) sod off!levati dalle palle! (fam!)