Synonyms for Sand:

n.

Earth (noun)
clay, clod, loam, alluvium, dust.
tan, earth, desert sand, loam, clay, chip, alluvium, ecru, natural, beige, dust, ground, dirt, clod, sand beige, mud. death valley, oasis, desert, badlands, dust bowl, mirage, moonscape, salt flats, Birdsville Track, bottomland. season, joinery, knotty, carpentry, mortice, preserve, mortise, sawdust, dovetail. beige (noun)
ecru, tan.
cement (noun)
mud.
courage (noun)
courageousness, boldness, Braveness, nerve, valiance, heroism, audacity, intrepidity, fearlessness, courage, pluck, backbone, spunk, moxie, stoutness, fortitude, mettle.
dust (noun)
earth, grit, dirt, ground.
guts (noun)
courage, moxie, dauntlessness, audacity, fortitude, mettle, pluck, spunk, resolution, backbone.
perseverance (noun)
abidingness, perseverance, survivability, staying power, indefatigability, grit, bravery, persistence, tenacity, endurance, patience, stamina, lastingness, indomitability, unfailingness, steadfastness.
person (noun)
Amandine Aurore Lucie Dupin, George Sand, Baroness Dudevant.
resolution (noun)
devotion, decisiveness, Stoniness, stubbornness, Headstrongness, fervency, bullheadedness, heartiness, diligence, determination, tirelessness, dauntlessness, toughness, staunchness, trueness, faithfulness, resolution.
sand (noun)
George Sand, Baroness Dudevant, grit, Amandine Aurore Lucie Dupin, gumption, moxie, guts, sandpaper, backbone.
tan (noun)
beige, natural.
valor (noun)
valiance, fearlessness, guts, boldness, heroism, nerve, intrepidity, tenacity, determination.
waste (noun)
desert.

v.

contact (verb)
sandpaper.
grind (verb)
polish, smooth.
scour (verb)
burnish.
smooth (verb)
glaze, flatten, grind, even, burnish, smooth, level, gloss, slick, silken, polish, plane.

Other synonyms:

joinery, mortise, carpentry, sawdust. dovetail, knotty, earth. preserve. season. amandine aurore lucie dupin
Amandine Aurore Lucie Dupin.
dirt
dust.
soil
ground.
Other relevant words:
mud, gumption, ground, dirt, sawdust, George Sand, clay, sandpaper, dust, carpentry, guts, earth, joinery, tan, Amandine Aurore Lucie Dupin, alluvium, Baroness Dudevant, preserve, dovetail, beige.

Usage examples for sand

  1. They dropped sand into it. – Sand Doom by William Fitzgerald Jenkins
  2. He wrote 'ten o'clock' in the sand and the waves came and washed it away? – Sight Unseen by Mary Roberts Rinehart