As adjectives the difference between surflike and turflike
is that surflike
is resembling surf (breaking waves) or some aspect of it while turflike
is resembling turf or some aspect of it.
As a noun turf
is a layer of earth covered with grass; sod.
As a verb turf
is to create a lawn by laying turfs.
As an adjective turflike is
resembling turf or some aspect of it.