|1.||[ noun ] (geology) a loose material consisting of grains of rock or coral|
|Related terms:||soil concrete beach spit quicksand sandbar silicon|
|2.||[ verb ] rub with sandpaper|
"sandpaper the wooden surface"
|Related terms:||smooth rough-sand drum_sander|
|3.||[ noun ] (writing) French writer known for works concerning women's rights and independence (1804-1876)|
|Synonyms:||baroness_dudevant george_sand amandine_aurore_lucie_dupin|
|4.||[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 6731|
|5.||[ noun ] (informal) fortitude and determination|
|Synonyms:||guts backbone gumption moxie grit|
"he didn't have the guts to try it"
|Related terms:||fortitude colloquialism|