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sand dunes

noun as in desert

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Example Sentences

She said walking in the sand dunes environmentally degrades the sand.

From the Jewish-Israeli perspective, he says, the new city was built entirely on empty sand dunes.

Both SEAL point men could now see a line of sand dunes that had been dug and shaped into the outer defenses of a fortified camp.

And volunteers are working around the clock at Fort Tilden beach in the Rockaways to fortify sand dunes.

The sand dunes were relentlessly mined in the past century; power lines and a gypsum plant split the park.

The beach and the sand dunes round La Panne were filled with drilling men, Belgium's new army.

From the sand dunes at Nieuport and Dixmude there was firing also, and the air seemed sometimes to be full of scouting planes.

At the entrance of the mere a small cruising yacht is lying, the men having gone ashore for a walk over the sand dunes to the sea.

The warm wind bore to them the sniff of the sand-dunes, spiced groves, and genii's islands far to southward.

She and her pal Emory, together with the escaped flier, struck off across the sand dunes.


On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sand dune, such as: knoll, ridge, hillock, hummock, sand drift, and sand pile.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.