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(tr, adverb) informal Brit to throw out or dismiss; eject: we were turfed out of the club.
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|Verb||1.||turf out - put out or expel from a place; "The unruly student was excluded from the game"|
evict, force out - expel from one's property or force to move out by a legal process; "The landlord evicted the tenants after they had not paid the rent for four months"
evict - expel or eject without recourse to legal process; "The landlord wanted to evict the tenants so he banged on the pipes every morning at 3 a.m."
show the door - ask to leave; "I was shown the door when I asked for a raise"
bounce - eject from the premises; "The ex-boxer's job is to bounce people who want to enter this private club"