how to pronounce sands


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The above transcription of sands is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

sands is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of sands in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… the tar sands the oil shales all the …”

meanings of sands


  1. Sand grains, especially in reference to the contents of an hourglass, from which.
  2. A unit of time.
  3. A desert.
  4. Plural of sand.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of sand.


  1. A surname​.

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