Meaning of “sandpaper” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “sandpaper” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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sandpapernoun [ U ]

us /ˈsændˌpeɪ·pər/

strong paper with a layer of sand or a similar rough substance stuck to one side, used for rubbing a surface in order to make it smooth

sandpaperverb [ T ]

us /ˈsændˌpeɪ·pər/

to rub a surface, esp. wood with sandpaper to make it smooth

(Definition of “sandpaper” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)