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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Plaything consisting of a heap of loose granular material or a box filled with the same material for children to play in.

Usage examples (37)
  • Gornick, Vivian, sandpile of regret and, 173 — 174
  • "Not bad-seems to be good enough for such a sandpile," he said.
  • Even suffocation and entombment in a giant sandpile was better than that.
  • The older children have wonderfully good times out of doors with a spade, a cart, and the sandpile. for more
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