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Sandwich appears in the following tongue twister:

  • There's a sandwich on the sand which was sent by a sane witch.

The word sandwich is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.

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Definition of the noun sandwich

What does sandwich mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: sandwiches

  1. two (or more) slices of bread with a filling between them

Alternative definition of the noun sandwich


  1. A snack formed of various ingredients between two slices of bread
  2. An open sandwich
  3. Any combination formed by layering material of one type between two layers of material of another type

Definition of the adjective sandwich

What does sandwich mean as an attribute of a noun?


  1. [US] Of a meal or serving size that is smaller than a dinner.

Definition of the verb sandwich

What does sandwich mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: sandwiched | sandwiching | sandwiches

  1. make into a sandwich
  2. insert or squeeze tightly between two people or objects
    • example: She was sandwiched in her airplane seat between two fat men
    • lexical domain: Contact - verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging
    • more generic words: enter / infix / insert / introduce = put or introduce into something


Sandwich: A sandwich is a food item consisting of one or more types of food placed on or between slices of bread, or more generally any dish wherein two or more pieces of bread serve as a container or wrapper for some other food. The sandwich was originally a portable food item or finger food which began its popularity primarily in the Western World, but is now found in various versions in numerous countries worldwide.

  • also known as Sendvič, 三明治

There are other foods with Sandwich in their name, like Egg sandwich, Ham Sandwich, Jam sandwich, Tea sandwich, Club Sandwich, Melt sandwich, Open sandwich, Sandwich loaf, Sandwich wrap, Bacon sandwich, Crisp sandwich, Cuban sandwich, Steak sandwich, Toast sandwich, Cheese sandwich, Denver sandwich, Gerber sandwich, Pocket sandwich, Reuben sandwich and Tavern sandwich.


  1. "Sandwich" is a 2006 Bollywood comedy film starring Govinda, Raveena Tandon and Mahima Chaudhary. The film is directed by Anees Bazmee who is famously known for directing blockbuster comedy films like No Entry, Welcome and Ready. This film was completed in 2003 but was delayed for three years and finally released in 2006.
  2. "Sandwich" is a 2011 Malayalam film directed by debutant director M. S. Manu, starring Kunchacko Boban, Richa Panai and Ananya in the lead roles. The movie was released on October 14, 2011 to mixed response.
    • country: India
    • language: Malayalam Language
    • starring:
    • genres: Romance Film, Comedy, Malayalam Cinema, World cinema
    • released on (4 years ago)


  1. "Sandwich" is the second studio album released by humorcore band, Psychostick, and follow-up to 2003's We Couldn't Think of a Title. The album, a 24-track opus to food, email spam, bad directions, revenge, and more food, was recorded by guitarist Josh Key at Toxic Recording in Gilbert, Arizona, and features new members Jake McReynolds on second guitar and former Indorphine vocalist Jimmy Grant on bass. Rounding out the band roster are Alex Preiss, and Rob Kersey. It was released May 5, 2009 via Rock Ridge Music.
  2. "Sandwich" is a musical EP of Kola Kid.
    • released on
  3. "Sandwich" is a musical single of Ugly Kid Joe.
    • released in (22 years ago)
  4. "Sandwich" is a musical single of Roctum.
    • released in (11 years ago)
  5. "Sandwich" is a composition.


Sandwich •Sandwich is a Filipino alternative rock band from Philippines. The band consisted of lead vocalist Raimund Marasigan, Guitarists Diego Castillo and Mong Alcaraz, bassist Myrene Academia and drummer Mike Dizon.


Sandwich is a fictional character from the 2003 film Kaise Kahoon Ke... Pyaar Hai.


  1. Sandwich is an historic town and civil parish on the River Stour in the non-metropolitan district of Dover, within the ceremonial county of Kent, south-east England. It has a population of 4,985.
  2. Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 20,675 at the 2010 census. The Town Hall is located right next to the Dexter Grist Mill, in the historic district of town.
  3. Sandwich is a city in DeKalb, Kendall, and LaSalle counties in the U.S. state of Illinois. The population was 7,421 at the 2010 census.
  4. Sandwich is a town in Carroll County, New Hampshire, United States. The population was 1,326 at the 2010 census. Sandwich includes the villages of Center Sandwich and North Sandwich. Part of the White Mountain National Forest is in the north, and part of Squam Lake is in the southwestern corner of the town.
  5. Sandwich, also known as the Old Customs House, is a historic home located at Urbanna, Middlesex County, Virginia. It was built about 1758, and is a three bay rectangular plan brick structure is built into the side of a steep hill with 1 1/2-stories on the west up-hill facade, and 2 1/2-stories on the east side. The house was renovated in the 1930s. Also on the property are a contributing brick wall, and a formal boxwood garden site, which includes four contributing garden buildings. Andrew Jackson Montague purchased the property in 1934. It is considered by many historians to be one of the oldest remaining buildings in the Urbanna Historic District.

There are other places with in their name, like Sandwich Bay, East Sandwich, Sandwich Range, Sandwich Harbour, Sandwich Township, Sandwich High School, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands.


  1. Sandwich is a marketing campaign.
  2. Sandwich is a print ad.

Phrases with Sandwich

Phrases starting with the word Sandwich:

  1. sandwich coin
  2. Sandwich Tern
  3. sandwich board
  4. sandwich plate
  5. sandwich islands

Phrases ending with the word Sandwich:

  1. Egg sandwich
  2. ham sandwich
  3. Jam sandwich
  4. Tin Sandwich
  5. club sandwich
  6. hero sandwich
  7. Melt sandwich
  8. open sandwich
  9. Shit Sandwich
  10. Soup Sandwich
  11. cuban sandwich
  12. chicken sandwich
  13. italian sandwich
  14. Knuckle Sandwich
  15. western sandwich

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Sandwich

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Google previewApproaches to Meaning (2014)

Composition, Values, and Interpretation by Daniel Gutzmann, Jan Köpping, Cécile Meier

However,eventhough the ham sandwich is taken to be the person who ordered the ham sandwich, and even though it trivially holds that the person who ordered the/a ham sandwich is the person who ordered it, one could not quite felicitously ...

Google previewDebates (1905)

Official Report by Canada. Parliament. House of Commons

Sandwich is the county-town of Essex, and besides, is immediately opposite the city of Detroit. We may expend a few dollars more on the elevation of the building than we otherwise would. Mr. BLAIN. Is it the policy of the department always to ...

Google previewOfficial Report of Debates, House of Commons (1905)

by Canada. Parliament. House of Commons

Sandwich is the county-town of Essex, and besides, is immediately opposite the city of Detroit. We may expend a few dollars more on the elevation of the building than we otherwise would. Mr. BLAIN. Is it the policy of the department always to ...

Google previewThe Helm Guide to Bird Identification (2014)

by Keith Vinicombe

Sandwich is a large tern, similar in size to Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla, and it lacks the long tail-streamers of Common S. hirundo,Arctic S. paradisaea and Roseate Terns S. dougallii. Compared to Gull-billed, it is a noticeably slim, rakish-looking ...

Google previewOfficial Report of the Debates of the House of Commons of the Dominion of Canada (1905)

by Canada. Parliament. House of Commons

Sandwich is the county-town of Essex, and besides, is immediately opposite the city of Detroit. We may expend a few dollars more on the elevation of the building than we otherwise would. Mr. BLAIN. Is it the policy of the department always to ...

Google previewOfficial Report of the Debates, House of Commons (1905)

by Canada. Parliament. House of Commons

Sandwich is the county-town of Essex, and besides, is immediately opposite the city of Detroit. We may expend a few dollars more on the elevation oi.' the building than we otherwise would. Mr. BLAIN. Is it the policy of the department always to ...

Google previewcollections of the masachusetts historical society (1802)

SANDWICH is a post town, situate on the westerly part of Cape Cod. The original grant of the township was from the Old Colony of Plymouth, in the year 1639. The court of assistants having assembled at Plymouth in the year 1685, and it being ...

Google previewProfessional Garde Manger (2010)

A Comprehensive Guide to Cold Food Preparation by Lou Sackett, Jaclyn Pestka, Wayne Gisslen

multigrain bread flat-leaf parsley pluches smoked turkey breast 10-inch round plate mayonnaise on bread slices apple wedge melted cheddar Pressed Sandwiches A pressed sandwich is a simple sandwich that.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Environmetrics (2002)

by Abdel H. El-Shaarawi, Walter W. Piegorsch

An alternative estimator for the covariance matrix and one that provides a consistent estimate even when the specification of the variance function is incorrect, is the so-called sandwich estimator Hf1 (ft)H2(ft)H~l (ft), where •£ dp The 'bread' of ...

Google previewFast Food and Junk Food: An Encyclopedia of What We Love to Eat [2 volumes] (2011)

An Encyclopedia of What We Love to Eat by Andrew F. Smith

Sandwich. For much of the nineteenth century, ice cream was an upper-class treat. It was served in parlors in dishes and it was consumed with a spoon. Ice cream was a popular treat during the summer and the ingredients were cheap, but the ...

Google previewThe Giant Encyclopedia of Preschool Activities for Four-year-olds (2004)

by Kathy Charner

Materials Bread machine and ingredients The Giant Jam Sandwich by John Vernon Lord Large loaves of French bread Jam Butter Butter knives What to do 1. With the children, mix together ingredients to make bread and bake it in a bread ...

Google previewComparative Austronesian Dictionary (1995)

An Introduction to Austronesian Studies by Darrell T. Tryon

Introduction Port Sandwich is the name of a large bay on the south-east coast of the island of Malekula, Vanuatu. All the tribes living on the northern coast of this bay disappeared during the last years of the nineteenth century. They were killed ...

Google previewThe Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Anglo-Saxon England (2013)

by Michael Lapidge, John Blair, Simon Keynes, Donald Scragg

BAILEY SANDWICH features prominently inthe historical record byvirtue of itskey position onthe Wantsum Channel in northeast Kent,opposite Ebbsfleet on the Isle of *Thanet, and providing a sheltered harbour for entry into or ...

Google previewScalar Verb Classes : Scalarity, Thematic Roles, and Arguments in the Estonian Aspectual Lexicon (2011)

More specifically, the quantized or specific singular NP sandwich versus the nonquantized or nonspecific bare plural NP sandwiches impose different aspectual values to the clause with the verb eat, as in (6). In example (6a), the quantized or ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; or, Universal dictionary of Knowledge. [With] Supp (1816)

by Encyclopaedia Perthensis

Sandwich, in geography, a town of Kent, one of the cinque ports. It consists of about 1500 houses, most of them old, and built with wood, though there are a few new ones built with brick and flints. It has 3 long narrow streets paved, and 30 ...

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Sandwich in Baby Sign Language, ASL

Your baby can easily learn from you to sign Sandwich. Learn how to teach your baby to sign Sandwich {on the go} with ASL {without flashcards}. Post a video of ...

Quotes about Sandwich

There's nothing better than good sex. But bad sex? A peanut butter and jelly sandwich is better than bad sex. (Billy Joel)
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Scrabble value of S1A1N1D2W4I1C3H4

The value of this 8-letter word is 17 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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