sandlot

noun sand·lot \ ˈsan(d)-ˌlät \
|Updated on: 5 Aug 2018

Definition of sandlot

: a vacant lot especially when used for usually unorganized sports

sandlot

adjective

sandlotter

play \ˈsan(d)-ˌlä-tər\ noun

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First Known Use of sandlot

1878

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  • : an empty area of land in a city where children play games or sports


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