What does the word turnip mean?

Usage examples for turnip

  1. There's no more chance of getting information out of you than out of a terrified Turnip. – The Magic Pudding by Norman Lindsay
  2. They set out to go shooting, but Featherstone stopped to talk to everybody they met, and showed keen interest in such matters as the turnip crop and the price of sheep. – Carmen's Messenger by Harold Bindloss
  3. Turnip, Sweetest German, large, sweet, keeps well. – The Mayflower, January, 1905 by Various