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Players systematically excavate each space on the board to find parts of a flying machine to win, while contending with limited resources and obstacles like sandstorms that may block their path and slow the dig.

The dust was everywhere, like a sudden sandstorm, burning the Nirs’ eyes and throats.

Initial reports from the SCA stated that Ever Given lost control amid strong winds and sandstorms.

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But here we have the original home that used "Sandstorm" for clubby Christmas light display in 2006.

A massive sandstorm swept into Tehran Monday morning, blanketing the streets in a dark and dreamy haze.

One night in May there was a sandstorm, which as usual played strange tricks with Annesley's nerves.

Heat and sandstorm, failure and famine, toil unutterable, these had been Oscar Ames' portion.

We forced our way along, pushing our machines, through a blinding sandstorm, till at last we had to take to the railway track.

A heavy sandstorm came on, and our Camel Corps were unable to follow up the beaten and dispirited enemy.

He was not certain if it would be inhabited at the Sandstorm season, but there was a good chance of stored food and water.


On this page you'll find 14 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sandstorm, such as: black blizzard, devil, dust devil, duster, harmattan, and khamsin.

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