adjective \ˈsan-dē\

: full of or covered with sand

: having a yellowish-gray or yellowish-brown color


Full Definition of SANDY

a :  consisting of or containing sand :  full of sand
b :  sprinkled with sand
:  of the color sand
sand·i·ness noun

Examples of SANDY

  1. The soil in my garden is very sandy.
  2. <the child with sandy hair really stood out among the brunettes>

First Known Use of SANDY

before 12th century


geographical name \ˈsan-dē\

Definition of SANDY

city N Utah S of Salt Lake City pop 87,461


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