noun. a submerged bank of sand near a shore or in a river; can be exposed at low tide.
- bank (English)
- bank (Middle English (1100-1500))
- sand (English)
- sand (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
Sentences with sandbank
1. Noun, singular or mass
Lagoons sometimes have a sandbank or low-lying stretch of land between themselves and the main ocean so they lack waves.