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sandbox

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Synonyms for sandbox

  • pot
  • head
  • john
  • johnny
  • latrine
  • lavatory
  • outhouse
  • potty
  • privy
  • restroom
  • throne
  • washroom
  • litter box
  • water closet
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SANDBOX

He wrote on for a few moments; then he raised the sandbox and sprinkled the document.

With the sandbox tilted in the air, like a dicer about to make his throw, he looked at the lad.

Then there was the snug berth in the sandbox you could curl all up in.

He wrote the words after the name, and shook the sandbox over the wet ink.

We may suppose that Steele called for pens and paper and a sandbox, and took a table in one of White's forward windows.

The seeds of the sandbox (Hura crepitans) when bruised, operate powerfully as emetico-cathartic.

Terrence shouted and hit the dirt behind a sandbox in the schoolyard as the Rumi resumed firing.

Its barrenness was formerly much exaggerated, when it was popularly described as the “sandbox of the Holy Roman Empire.”

The sandbox was that on which a fire might be lighted at sea if need were, but none had been used on it as yet.

WORD ORIGIN

also sand-box, 1570s as an instrument to sprinkle sand, from sand (n.) + box (n.1). From 1680s as "a box holding sand;" 1891 as a low-sided sand pit for children's play.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR SANDBOX

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nountoilet
  • head
  • john
  • johnny
  • latrine
  • lavatory
  • litter box
  • outhouse
  • pot
  • potty
  • privy
  • restroom
  • sandbox
  • throne
  • washroom
  • water closet
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