Definitions for Sandy
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of hair color; pale yellowish to yellowish brown
arenaceous, sandy, sandlikeadjective
resembling or containing or abounding in sand; or growing in sandy areas
"arenaceous limestone"; "arenaceous grasses"
Covered with sand.
Sprinkled with sand.
Like sand, especially in texture.
Shortened form of Sand Dancer.
The A-1 Sky Raider aircraft.
A diminutive of the male given name Alexander.
A diminutive of the female given names Sandra and Alexandra.
A small town in Bedfordshire, England.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: from sand.
I should not see the sandy hourglass run,
But I should think of shallows and of flats. William Shakespeare.
Safer shall he be on the sandy plains,
Than where castles mounted stand. William Shakespeare, H. VI.
A region so desert, dry, and sandy, that travellers are fain to carry water on their camels. Thomas Browne, Vulg. Errours.
Rough unweidly earth, nor to the plough
Nor to the cattle kind, with sandy stones
And gravel o’er-abounding. Phillips.
O’er sandy wilds were yellow harvests spread. Alexander Pope.
Favour, so bottomed upon the sandy foundation of personal respects only, cannot be long lived. Francis Bacon, to Villiers.
consisting of, abounding with, or resembling, sand; full of sand; covered or sprinkled with sand; as, a sandy desert, road, or soil
of the color of sand; of a light yellowish red color; as, sandy hair
Etymology: [AS. sandig.]
Sandy is a city located in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States, and named after the nearby Sandy River. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 9,570. The city serves as the western gateway to the Mount Hood Corridor.
Etymology and Origins
The nickname of a Scotsman, being short for Alexander, the most common Christian name to be met with in North Britain.
The numerical value of Sandy in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of Sandy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Help! cNN World -- you're listening to me right now...Help! What are you going to do if you're a legislator, physician, plumber, educator...it's not about me, Sandy Halperin, it's about the Alzheimer's effort!
Our residents post-Hurricane Sandy are more aware of the devastation a storm can bring, most of our residents are better prepared should they be asked to leave their home.
If you look at Sandy Hook, those people are still begging for help. It's a disaster, and it's a disaster all over the place, what we need is a leader, we don't have leader.
My intent here was not to embarrass China or The Chinese president Xi Jinping. It was really to encourage them to release Sandy in the lead-up to the state visit, i concluded from my research that if I remain quiet and do nothing, that my wife is just going to end up being quietly crushed by a Chinese criminal justice system that has absolutely no justice in it, or no real rule of law.
I tell you, right after Sandy Hook, Newtown, when 20 6-year-olds were gunned down and Congress literally does nothing, yeah, that's the closest I came to feeling disgusted, i was pretty disgusted.
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- sorrenc, vermellósCatalan, Valencian
- sandet, sandfarvetDanish
- sandfarben, sandigGerman
- hiekkainen, hiekanvärinen, hiekkamainenFinnish
- sabloza, sableaIdo
- smėlėtas, smėlio spalvosLithuanian
- zanderig, zandkleurigDutch
- arenado, areoso, areadoPortuguese
- nisipos, arinos, nisipiuRomanian
- sandig, sandfärgadSwedish
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