sandblast


1sand·blast

noun \-ˌblast\

Definition of SANDBLAST

:  a stream of sand projected by compressed air (as for engraving, cutting, or cleaning glass or stone)

First Known Use of SANDBLAST

1871

2sandblast

transitive verb

: to clean, polish, or decorate the surface of (something) by spraying sand on it with a powerful machine

Full Definition of SANDBLAST

:  to affect or treat with or as if with a sandblast
sand·blast·er noun

First Known Use of SANDBLAST

1888

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