As nouns the difference between turnup and turnip
is that turnup
is (british) the cuff on a trouser leg that is, or can be turned up while turnip
is the white root of a yellow-flowered plant, brassica rapa
, grown as a vegetable and as fodder for cattle.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(British) The cuff on a trouser leg that is, or can be turned up.
* ''Why does all this fluff acumulate in the turnups ?
The next card taken from the top of a pack of cards and displayed.
* I'll bet 10$ that the next turn-up is an ace .
The white root of a yellow-flowered plant, Brassica rapa , grown as a vegetable and as fodder for cattle.
(Scotland, Ireland, Cornwall, Atlantic Canada) The yellow root of a related plant, the swede or Brassica napus .
* (Brassica rapa) (summer turnip), swede (Ireland, Northern England, Scotland), tumshie (Scotland), white turnip (Cornwall, Scotland)
* fall off the turnip truck
* Swedish turnip
* (turnip flea)
* (turnip fly)
* turnip greens