Definition of sandbar
: a ridge of sand built up by currents especially in a river or in coastal waters
Examples of sandbar in a sentence
We walked out onto the sandbar at low tide.
First Known Use of sandbar
SANDBAR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of sandbar for English Language Learners
: a raised area of sand with a top that is near or just above the surface of the water in an ocean, lake, or river
SANDBAR Defined for Kids
Definition of sandbar for Students
: a ridge of sand formed in water by tides or currents
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