sand englannista suomeksi
(quote-book)| title=http://openlibrary.org/works/OL5535161W Mr. Pratt's Patients| chapter=1| passage=For a spell we done pretty well. Then there came a reg'lar terror of a sou'wester same as you don't get one summer in a thousand, and blowed the shanty flat and ripped about half of the weir poles out of the sand.
2018, ''The Guardian'', "Riddle of the sands: the truth behind stolen beaches and dredged islands"
- We are addicted to sand but don't know it because we don't buy it as individuals, ―
- China's hunger for sand is insatiable, its biggest dredging site at Lake Poyang produces 989,000 tonnes per day.
A beach or other expanse of sand.
(quote-book)| chapter=7| title=The Lonely Pyramid| passage=It was the Lost Oasis, the Oasis of the vision in the sand. … Deep-hidden in the hollow, beneath the cliffs, it lay; and round it the happy verdure spread for many a rood. (..) Yes, the quest was ended, the Lost Oasis was the Found!
A light beige colour, like that of typical sand.
A single grain of sand.
A moment or interval of time; the term or extent of one's life (referring to the sand in an hourglass).
*(RQ:Shakespeare Henry 6-3)
Of a light beige colour, like that of typical sand.
To cover with sand.
- Sudden stopping, which could be effected easily by sanding the rails and reversing the driving-gear, was dangerous, because the train might telescope and overwhelm the engine.
- The golden domes of churches and the freshly sanded paths in the town gardens were a glaring yellow.
To blot ink using sand.
(l) (finely ground rock)
A grain of (l).
Land, dry ground.
sand (finely ground rock)