Turps are the tattered bits at the bottom of trousers (especially long/baggy trousers) caused by being walked on. Turps tend to appear more on the trousers of Alteratives/Metallers due to common styles...
"I just tripped on my turps" or "someone kept standing on my turps all through the gig"
by Daxx Magpie March 06, 2008
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any alchohol, beer, wine and spirits
i got on the turps last night
by redcordial November 05, 2002
to hit one under the armpit until they scream. ouch
you got turped ... ass
by J UNIT May 14, 2003