Etymology
Advertisement

arenaceous (adj.)

1640s, "sandy," from Latin arenaceus, harenaceus, from harena "sand, sandy place" (see arena). Figurative sense of "dry" is from 1870.

Others are reading

Advertisement
Advertisement
Definitions of arenaceous

arenaceous (adj.)
resembling or containing or abounding in sand; or growing in sandy areas;
arenaceous limestone
arenaceous grasses
Synonyms: sandy / sandlike
From wordnet.princeton.edu

Dictionary entries near arenaceous

area

areal

area-way

aren't

arena

arenaceous

areola

areolas

Areopagite

Areopagus

Ares