1. [ noun ] (geology) a loose material consisting of grains of rock or coral
Related terms: soil concrete beach spit quicksand sandbar silicon
2. [ verb ] rub with sandpaper
Synonyms: sandpaper

"sandpaper the wooden surface"

Related terms: smooth rough-sand drum_sander
3. [ noun ] (writing) French writer known for works concerning women's rights and independence (1804-1876)
Synonyms: baroness_dudevant george_sand amandine_aurore_lucie_dupin
Related terms: writer
4. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 6731
5. [ noun ] (informal) fortitude and determination
Synonyms: guts backbone gumption moxie grit

"he didn't have the guts to try it"

Related terms: fortitude colloquialism
Similar spelling:   Sandy