Idioms about sand
Origin of sand
OTHER WORDS FROM sand
Other definitions for sand (2 of 3)
Other definitions for sand (3 of 3)
How to use sand in a sentence
There is only sand, a white ball, and a flag indicating the hole.
When the game starts, there is only sand, a white ball, a flag indicating hole 1, and a “0” at the top of the screen.
And there, the sand castle builder and tag player who loved her aunt more than science would be buried.11 Children Shot in Milwaukee, One in Her Grandpa's Lap|Michael Daly|November 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Mr. Wynd said the shrinking process includes filling the head with hot sand and boiling it with herbs.Dodo Bones and Kylie’s Poo: Inside London’s Strangest New Museum|Liza Foreman|November 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The family had grown up dirt-poor, sharecropping the 20,000 acres of cotton that stretched out below Sand Mountain.
Broken crocks should be strewn upon the tray, and on to this is heaped peaty soil mixed with sand.How to Know the Ferns|S. Leonard Bastin
You speak with about as little reflection as we might expect from one of those children down there playing in the sand.
Edna looked at her feet, and noticed the sand and slime between her brown toes.
The little faces shone like polished bronze; they held their hands out, their bare feet pattered in the sand.
Though built upon the sand, they still endured, and would continue to endure.
British Dictionary definitions for sand (1 of 2)
- a greyish-yellow colour
- (as adjective)sand upholstery
Derived forms of sandsandlike, adjective
Word Origin for sand
British Dictionary definitions for sand (2 of 2)
Scientific definitions for sand
Other Idioms and Phrases with sand
see build on sand; hide one's head in the sand.