Examples of sandy in a Sentence
The soil in my garden is very sandy.
the child with sandy hair really stood out among the brunettes
Recent Examples of sandy from the Web
Once through the checkpoint, the truck began to speed along the sandy, potholed road and raced through another checkpoint where soldiers opened fire and flattened one of its tires.
Berlin’s wet, sandy ground and the square’s dense subway network mean erecting a skyscraper there is particularly challenging.
The sandy beach provides endless fun for pooches of all breeds and ages.
Typically, loggerheads nest on sandy beaches from Florida to North Carolina and rarely make their nests north of Virginia.
This is old Alabama, broad vistas of tall trees and low grasses, sandy hills and endless seeping bogs.
Bake 15 minutes, then remove foil and continue baking until pastry feels sandy and just starts to turn golden, 5 to 10 minutes more.
The Bad Gal presented her Fenty x Puma collection against a backdrop of pink sandy hills and the humming of motocross riders flinging themselves into the air.
Whether traversing a bladed forest-service dirt road, sandy wash, or a trail pocked with grapefruit- to basketball-sized stones, the Jeep performed flawlessly.
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First Known Use of sandy
before 12th century
Synonymsfair, flaxen, golden, blond, straw, tawny
Related Wordsocherous (or ochreous); ash-blond (or ash-blonde), blondish, strawberry blonde (or strawberry blond), towheaded; gold, light, white
Near Antonymsblack-a-vised, brown, brunet (or brunette), dark, olive, swart, swarthy; black, ebony, raven
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