|1.||[ verb ] protect or strengthen with sandbags; stop up|
"The residents sandbagged the beach front"
|2.||[ verb ] hit something or somebody as if with a sandbag|
|3.||[ verb ] treat harshly or unfairly|
|4.||[ verb ] downplay one's ability (towards others) in a game in order to deceive, as in gambling|
|Related terms:||misinform understate|
|5.||[ verb ] compel by coercion, threats, or crude means|
"They sandbagged him to make dinner for everyone"
|6.||[ noun ] a bag filled with sand; used as a weapon or to build walls or as ballast|