Definition of Sandlike

1. Adjective. Resembling or containing or abounding in sand; or growing in sandy areas. "Arenaceous grasses"

Exact synonyms: Arenaceous, Sandy
Antonyms: Argillaceous
Derivative terms: Sand, Sandiness



Definition of Sandlike

1. Adjective. Resembling sand. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Sandlike

1. resembling sand [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sandlike

sandiest
sandifer syndrome
sandily
sandiness
sandinesses
sanding
sanding sheet
sandings
sandish
sandiver
sandivers
sandix
sandlapper
sandlappers
sandless
sandlike (current term)
sandling
sandlings
sandlot
sandlots
sandlotter
sandlotters
sandman
sandmen
sandnecker
sandpainting
sandpaintings
sandpaper

Literary usage of Sandlike

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1902)
"The flounder which lies on the sand has its upper surface covered with sandlike blotches, and these again will vary according to the kind of sand it ..."

2. The Harvard Classics by Charles William Eliot (1909)
"... And in her hand she brings some sandlike dust, And from a well-chased ewer, all of bronze, She pours the three libations o'er the dead. ..."

3. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1846)
"... tell from a few sandlike grains, or a single detached and rounded angle, that the crystal of which they once were parts was a perfect ..."

4. The Journal of Experimental Medicine by Rockefeller University, Rockefeller Institute, Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research (1906)
"The calcium salts, too, are found to be deposited as fine sandlike granules in the degenerated muscle fibres. In the early stages of degeneration, ..."

5. The Mercersburg Review by Marshall College (Mercersburg, Pa.). Alumni Association, Alumni Association, Pa.) Marshall College (Mercersburg (1851)
"Again: " Thou wilt not chronicle our sandlike sins ; 'For sin is small, and mean,'and barren. Good Only is great, and generous,'and fruitful. ..."

6. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1902)
"The flounder which lies on the sand has its upper surface covered with sandlike blotches, and these again will vary according to the kind of sand it ..."

7. The Harvard Classics by Charles William Eliot (1909)
"... And in her hand she brings some sandlike dust, And from a well-chased ewer, all of bronze, She pours the three libations o'er the dead. ..."

8. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1846)
"... tell from a few sandlike grains, or a single detached and rounded angle, that the crystal of which they once were parts was a perfect ..."

9. The Journal of Experimental Medicine by Rockefeller University, Rockefeller Institute, Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research (1906)
"The calcium salts, too, are found to be deposited as fine sandlike granules in the degenerated muscle fibres. In the early stages of degeneration, ..."

10. The Mercersburg Review by Marshall College (Mercersburg, Pa.). Alumni Association, Alumni Association, Pa.) Marshall College (Mercersburg (1851)
"Again: " Thou wilt not chronicle our sandlike sins ; 'For sin is small, and mean,'and barren. Good Only is great, and generous,'and fruitful. ..."

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