Definitions of sandstone

  1. a sedimentary rock consisting of sand consolidated with some cement (clay or quartz etc.) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. A rock made of sand more or less firmly united. Common or siliceous sandstone consists mainly of quartz sand. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. A rock made of sand hardened into a solid mass. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. A rock consisting chiefly of quartz sand cemented with silica. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  5. A stone or rock compacted chiefly of grains of quartz. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

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Usage examples for sandstone

  1. They were nearing the steep pitch, where the firs overhung the road, which was cut out between huge bowlders of rock and sandstone – The Danvers Jewels, and Sir Charles Danvers by Mary Cholmondeley
  2. It is of sandstone and certainly a very singular natural formation. – California 1849-1913 or the Rambling Sketches and Experiences of Sixty-four Years' Residence in that State. by L. H. Woolley