Translation of "sand" - English-Spanish dictionary
(Definition of sand from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
sand noun /sӕnd/
sandy adjective ( comparative sandier, superlative sandiest) sandbank /ˈsӕnbӕŋk/ noun
› a bank of sand formed by tides and currents.
banco de arena
sandcastle /ˈsӕnkaːsl/ noun sandpaper /ˈsӕnpeipə/ noun › a type of paper with sand glued to it, used for smoothing and polishing
lija, papel de lija
a sheet of sandpaper. sandshoes /ˈsӕnʃuːz/ noun plural sandstone /ˈsӕnstəun/ noun › a soft type of rock made of layers of sand pressed together.
sandstorm /ˈsӕnstoːm/ noun › a storm of wind, carrying with it clouds of sand
tormenta de arena
We were caught in a sandstorm in the desert.