a blast of air or steam laden with sand, used to clean, grind, cut, or decorate hard surfaces, as of glass, stone, or metal.
the apparatus used to apply such a blast.
verb (used with or without object)
to clean, smooth, etc., with a sandblast.
a jet of sand or grit blown from a nozzle under air, water, or steam pressure
to clean, grind, or decorate (a surface) with a sandblast
noun 1. happy as a sandboy, jolly as a sandboy, very happy; high-spirited
noun 1. mole crab.
noun 1. any of various grasses of the genus Cenchrus, having spikelets enclosed in prickly burs. 2. any of several bur-bearing weeds growing in sandy places, as Franseria acanthicarpa or Solanum rostratum, of the western U.S.
noun 1. Carl, 1878–1967, U.S. poet and biographer. noun 1. Carl. 1878–1967, US writer, noted esp for his poetry, often written in free verse