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Synonyms for sandsænd; Fr. sɑ̃d, sɑ̃

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sand(noun)

    a loose material consisting of grains of rock or coral

    Synonyms:
    grit, moxie, gumption, backbone, guts

  2. Sand, George Sand, Amandine Aurore Lucie Dupin, Baroness Dudevant(noun)

    French writer known for works concerning women's rights and independence (1804-1876)

    Synonyms:
    grit, moxie, gumption, backbone, guts

  3. backbone, grit, guts, moxie, sand, gumption(verb)

    fortitude and determination

    Synonyms:
    mainstay, good sense, lynchpin, grit, mother wit, spine, sand, gritrock, horse sense, gritstone, spinal column, keystone, common sense, linchpin, back, backbone, gumption, anchor, rachis, moxie, guts, vertebral column, sense

  4. sandpaper, sand(verb)

    rub with sandpaper

    Synonyms:
    sandpaper, sand

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sand(n.)

    Synonyms:
    gravel, small pebbles

  2. sand(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    cover or sprinkle with sand

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

sable, sands, sandy, sha, arena, sandstorm, sables, ostrich, berm, grit


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