Definition of sand Pronunciation
Noun
1. Rock that is ground more finely than gravel, but is not as fine as silt (more formally, see grain sizes chart), forming beaches and deserts and also used in construction.
2. A beach or other expanse of sand.
The Canadian tar sands are a promising source of oil.
3. Personal courage.
4. A particle from 62.5 microns to 2 mm in diameter, following the Wentworth scale.
5. A light beige colour, like that of typical sand.
Sand color:
 
6. A single grain of sand.
7. A moment or interval of time; the term or extent of one's life (referring to the sand in an hourglass).
Adjective
8. Of a light beige colour, like that of typical sand.
Verb
9. To abrade the surface of (something) with sand or sandpaper in order to smooth or clean it.
10. To cover with sand.
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English - English - sand Pronunciation
n. fine grains of rock; beach, area covered primarily with sand
v. scatter sand; cover with sand; rub or polish with sand; smooth with sandpaper
n. sand, fine grains of rock
English - Spanish - sand Pronunciation
s. arena
v. lijar; arenar, enarenar
English - French - sand Pronunciation
n. sable
v. poncer; décaper au papier de verre; sabler; répandre du sable sur
English - German - sand Pronunciation
n. Sand
v. mit Sand bestreuen, - bedecken; mit Sand schleifen; mit Sandpapier abschleifen
English - Italian - sand Pronunciation
s. sabbia, arena
v. cospargere di sabbia; aggiungere sabbia a, mettere sabbia in; levigare con la carta vetrata, scartavetrare
English - Portuguese - sand Pronunciation
s. areia; areal
v. espalhar areia; cobrir de areia; esfregar na areia; lixar
English - Russian - sand Pronunciation
с. песок, гравий, формовочная земля; песок в песочных часах; время, дни жизни; выдержка, стойкость, мужество; песочный цвет
г. посыпать песком, зарывать в песок, шлифовать песком, чистить песком, подмешивать песок; посадить судно на мель
English - Turkish - sand Pronunciation
f. kum serpmek, kum yapmak, kumlamak, kumla kaplamak, kum katmak
i. kum, kum tanesi, kumluk, cesaret
German - English - sand Pronunciation
v. scatter sand; cover with sand; rub or polish with sand; smooth with sandpaper
English - Dutch - sand Pronunciation
zn. zand; strand
ww. met zand bedekken; afschuren met schuurpapier; zand strooien
English - Greek - sand Pronunciation
ουσ. άμμος
ρήμ. πασπαλίζω με άμμον
German - Spanish - sand Pronunciation
n. arena (f), acervo (m)
German - French - sand Pronunciation
n. arène (f), sable (m)
German - Italian - sand Pronunciation
n. arena (f), sabbia (f), sabbia: sabbie (pl)
German - Russian - sand Pronunciation
n. песок (m)
German - Turkish - sand Pronunciation
i. kum (m)
German - Dutch - sand Pronunciation
zand
English - Chinese - sand Pronunciation
(名) 沙, 沙滩, 沙子
(动) 撒沙于; 用沙擦; 撒沙似地布满; 磨光
English - Chinese - sand Pronunciation
(名) 沙, 沙灘, 沙子
(動) 撒沙於; 用沙擦; 撒沙似地佈滿; 磨光
English - Japanese - sand Pronunciation
(動) 砂をまく; 砂をしく; 砂で磨く; サンドペーパーでつるつるに磨く
(名) 砂; 砂浜
English - Korean - sand Pronunciation
명. 모래; 모래해변
동. 모래를 뿌리다, 모래로 닦다, 사포로 닦다
German - Chinese - sand Pronunciation
[der]砂。沙。沙子。沙滩。磨砂。磨料。


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Synonyms for sand
sediment: grounds, drift, alluvium, deposition, mud, deposit, silt
Verb forms for sand
Present participle: sanding
Present: sand (3.person: sands)
Past: sanded
Future: will sand
Present conditional: would sand
Present Perfect: have sanded (3.person: has sanded)
Past Perfect: had sanded
Future Perfect: will have sanded
Past conditional: would have sanded