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sand·y

 (săn′dē)
adj. sand·i·er, sand·i·est
1. Covered with, full of, or consisting of sand.
2. Having characteristics similar to sand.
3. Of the color of sand; light yellowish brown.

sand′i·ness n.

sandy

(ˈsændɪ)
adj, sandier or sandiest
1. consisting of, containing, or covered with sand
2. (Colours) (esp of hair) reddish-yellow
3. resembling sand in texture
ˈsandiness n

sand•y

(ˈsæn di)

adj. sand•i•er, sand•i•est.
1. of the nature of or consisting of sand.
2. containing or covered with sand.
3. of a yellowish red color: sandy hair.
[before 1000]

San•dy

(ˈsæn di)

n.
a town in central Utah, S of Salt Lake City. 75,058.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.sandy - of hair color; pale yellowish to yellowish brown; "flaxen locks"
blond, blonde, light-haired - being or having light colored skin and hair and usually blue or grey eyes; "blond Scandinavians"; "a house full of light-haired children"
2.sandy - resembling or containing or abounding in sand; or growing in sandy areas; "arenaceous limestone"; "arenaceous grasses"
Translations
أصْفَر كَلَون الرَّمْل، رَمْليرَمْلي
písečnýpískové barvy
sandfarvet
homokosvörösesszõke
ljósrauîursendinn
piesková farbapiesočný
peščen
kum rengikumlu

sandy

[ˈsændɪ] ADJ (sandier (compar) (sandiest (superl)))
1. [beach] → arenoso
2. (in colour) [hair] → rubio

sandy

[ˈsændi] adj
[soil, path] → sablonneux/euse; [beach] → de sable
[colour] → sable inv, blond roux invsand yacht nchar m à voilesand-yachting [ˈsændjɒtɪŋ] n
to go sand-yachting → faire du char à voile

sandy

adj (+er)
sandig; sandy beachSandstrand m
(colour) → rötlich; hairrotblond

sandy

[ˈsændɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (gen) → sabbioso/a; (colour) → color sabbia inv; (hair) → biondo rossiccio inv

sand

(sӕnd) noun
1. a large amount of tiny particles of crushed rocks, shells etc, found on beaches etc.
2. an area of sand, especially on a beach. We lay on the sand.
verb
to smooth with eg sand-paper. The floor should be sanded before you varnish it.
ˈsandy adjective
1. filled or covered with sand. a sandy beach.
2. (of hair) yellowish-red in colour. She has fair skin and sandy hair.
sandbank (ˈsӕnbӕŋk) noun
a bank of sand formed by tides and currents.
sandcastle (ˈsӕnkaːsl) noun
a pile of sand, sometimes made to look like a castle, built especially by children on beaches.
sandpaper (ˈsӕnpeipə) noun
a type of paper with sand glued to it, used for smoothing and polishing.
verb
to make smooth with sandpaper.
sandshoes (ˈsӕnʃuːz) noun plural
soft light shoes, often with rubber soles.
sandstone (ˈsӕnstəun) noun
a soft type of rock made of layers of sand pressed together.
sand-storm (ˈsӕnstoːm) noun
a storm of wind, carrying with it clouds of sand. We were caught in a sandstorm in the desert.

sandy

a. arenoso-a.
References in classic literature ?
He overtook a friend of his, by name Harry Sandys, who was going the same way, and they walked together a few paces behind Katharine and Rodney.
Yes, she did very well to dream about--but Sandys had suddenly begun to talk.
Meanwhile Katharine and Rodney drew further ahead, and Denham kept, if that is the right expression for an involuntary action, one filament of his mind upon them, while with the rest of his intelligence he sought to understand what Sandys was saying.
As they passed through the courts thus talking, Sandys laid the tip of his stick upon one of the stones forming a time-worn arch, and struck it meditatively two or three times in order to illustrate something very obscure about the complex nature of one's apprehension of facts.
It was Denham who, having parted from Sandys at the bottom of his staircase, was now walking to the Tube at Charing Cross, deep in the thoughts which his talk with Sandys had suggested.
Rhetorica: Stahr, 1862; Sprengel (with Latin text), 1867; Cope and Sandys, 1877; Roemer, 1885, 1898.
Colonial Secretary in London, Duncan Sandys wasn't amused to receive Kenya's delegation and telephoned the Colonial Governor in Nairobi Malcolm MacDonald to complain.
Screenings and events will take place at venues across the Gold Coast of Nassau County and special guests scheduled to attend the include photographer Tony Vaccaro, film-makers Alon Ben-Gurion and Alexandra Dean (Bombshell); Ellen Goldfarb and Denis McNamara (Dare to Be Different); Yael Melamede and Jenny McQuaile (Straight/Curve); sculptor Edwina Sandys, granddaughter of Sir Winston Churchill and; Amanda Erlinger, granddaughter of Frank Sinatra For tickets visit www.
John Sandys carried out three attacks armed with two guns, but his total haul was only PS200 and eight packs of cigarettes.
In Sandys aftermath, 4,700 linemen and support personnel from as far away as New Mexico, Florida and the Province of Quebec came to PSE&Gs aid.
AN photo) JOHANNESBURG: Jaco Prinsloo birdied four of his last seven holes to hold off a spirited challenge from fellow South African Omar Sandys and win the Jo'burg City Masters at Country Club Johannesburg on Thursday.
Kingswood has a guide price of PS77,000 and will be sold by auction at 6pm by Andrew Grant at The Crown and Sandys in Ombersley on March 8.