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sand castle

Syllabification: sand cas·tle
(also sandcastle)

Definition of sand castle in English:

noun

A model of a castle built out of sand, typically by children.
Example sentences
  • Boffins have dug up the right formula for a perfect sandcastle - in the sand on Bridlington beach.
  • After I ran out of breath, I sat down on the swing, and swung slowly as Alex sat on the sand and made sandcastles.
  • James, 31, from Cheadle Hulme, is known for his intricate sand sculptures and has previously built giant sandcastles on beaches in Australia and Thailand.

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