From Middle English sandi, from Old English sandiÄ¡ (“sandy"), equivalent to sand +"Ž -y. Cognate with Dutchzandig (“sandy"), Germansandig (“sandy"), Swedishsandig (“sandy").
Sandy Sentence Examples
Gerald lifted sandy brows.
The bracken grows in low sandy tracts near the coast.
His hair was sandy blond, his skin golden.
Maceio is attractively situated in the midst of large plantations of coco-nut and dende palms, though the broad sandy beach in front and the open sun-burned plain behind give a barren character to its surroundings.
Groningen is connected with the Drente plateau by the sandy tongue of the Hondsrug which extends almost up to the capital.