1. [ adjective ] composed of or covered with relatively large particles
Synonyms: granular gritty coarse-grained granulose grainy mealy farinaceous

"granular sugar" "gritty sand"

Related terms: coarse
2. [ adjective ] (color) of hair color; pale yellowish to yellowish brown
Synonyms: flaxen

"flaxen locks"

Related terms: blond
3. [ adjective ] (used of soil) loose and large-grained in consistency
Synonyms: light friable

"light sandy soil"

Related terms: loose
4. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 5477
5. [ adjective ] abounding in sand

"Florida's sandy beaches"

Related terms: beachy
6. [ noun ] Man's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 840
7. [ noun ] Woman's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 322
8. [ adjective ] resembling or containing sand; or growing in sandy areas
Synonyms: sandlike arenaceous

"arenaceous limestone" "arenaceous grasses"

Related terms: argillaceous
Similar spelling:   Sand