- sandstorm ► NOUN ▪ a strong wind in a desert carrying clouds of sand.
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sandstorm — [sand′stôrm΄] n. a windstorm in which large quantities of sand are blown about in the air in close proximity to the ground … English World dictionary
Sandstorm — Filmdaten Originaltitel Sandstorm Produktionsland Kanada … Deutsch Wikipedia
sandstorm — UK [ˈsæn(d)ˌstɔː(r)m] / US [ˈsæn(d)ˌstɔrm] noun [countable] Word forms sandstorm : singular sandstorm plural sandstorms a strong wind in the desert that blows clouds of sand in the air … English dictionary
sandstorm — dust storm dust storm (d[u^]st st[^o]rm ), n. A strong windstorm that lifts particles of dust or dry soil into the air and blows them around, covering land or objects with a thick layer of dust. Dust storms may occur in arable areas during… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
sandstorm — [[t]sæ̱ndstɔː(r)m[/t]] sandstorms N COUNT A sandstorm is a strong wind in a desert area, which carries sand through the air … English dictionary
sandstorm — noun Date: 1774 a windstorm (as in a desert) driving clouds of sand before it … New Collegiate Dictionary
sandstorm — /sand stawrm /, n. a windstorm, esp. in a desert, that blows along great clouds of sand (distinguished from dust storm). [1765 75; SAND + STORM] * * * … Universalium
sandstorm — noun A strong wind carrying clouds of sand and dust through the air. Syn: duststorm … Wiktionary
sandstorm — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. dust storm, high wind, Mormon rain*; see storm 1 , wind 1 … English dictionary for students
sandstorm — sand|storm [ˈsændsto:m US sto:rm] n a storm in the desert in which sand is blown around by strong winds … Dictionary of contemporary English