Usage examples for sandy

  1. We rode in six fathoms water, a sandy bottom, and about four or five leagues from the main land; Cape Newenham bearing S., seventeen leagues distant. – A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume 16 by Robert Kerr
  2. And, besides, Sandy Stone has offered me two hundred dollars for the land, and that's a good price, Mr. Wood says. – Richard Dare's Venture by Edward Stratemeyer
  3. Straight out we went to Tiree, a long, treeless strip of land with low hills at one end, and a wide, sandy Jersey- like beach. – Our Journey to the Hebrides by Joseph Pennell and Elizabeth Robins Pennell
  4. Now, cheer up, Sandy – 'Lizbeth of the Dale by Marian Keith
  5. Although I searched up and down the main creek some distance still no water to be found, the bed of the creek is so very sandy – McKinlay's Journal of Exploration in the Interior of Australia by John McKinlay
  6. Preferred Habitat- Dry or sandy fields, hills, roadsides. – Wild Flowers Worth Knowing by Neltje Blanchan et al
  7. Most people thought her exceedingly plain, for she favoured her father's family and had their heavy eyelids, their sandy hair, and hard lines about the mouth. – Jerusalem by Selma Lagerlöf
  8. " No need going down into the breaks here," he told Sandy easily. – Lonesome Land by B. M. Bower
  9. " It's Sandy Flash,- he's there! – The Story Of Kennett by Bayard Taylor
  10. The first on which they fixed, a short way to the northward, was low and sandy – The Three Commanders by W.H.G. Kingston
  11. The bottom was sandy – The Wailing Octopus by Harold Leland Goodwin
  12. Tell me of Sandy and of my father. – The Story of Wool by Sara Ware Bassett
  13. There followed moments of bitter sorrow, when I blamed myself for not taking advantage of my hours of freedom, and I hurried along the sandy lanes in a desolate effort to enjoy myself before it was too late. – The Ghost Ship by Richard Middleton
  14. Then Sandy took him up again. – First Fam'lies of the Sierras by Joaquin Miller
  15. Because Sandy is so good? – The Story of Wool by Sara Ware Bassett
  16. Sandy laughed and so did Donald. – The Story of Wool by Sara Ware Bassett
  17. Rosebud's guardian was a Mr. Grewgious, an arid, sandy man who looked as if he might be put in a grinding- mill and turned out first- class snuff. – Tales from Dickens by Charles Dickens and Hallie Erminie Rives
  18. Sandy is a gentleman in ebony! – The Marrow of Tradition by Charles W. Chesnutt
  19. " Oh, I ain't meaning anything against the lady herself," Sandy hastened to assure him. – The Uphill Climb by B. M. Bower
  20. How is Mr. Delamere, Sandy – The Marrow of Tradition by Charles W. Chesnutt