Synonyms of sandbag


1. sandbag, bag

usage: a bag filled with sand; used as a weapon or to build walls or as ballast


1. sandbag, wrong

usage: treat harshly or unfairly

2. dragoon, sandbag, railroad, coerce, hale, squeeze, pressure, force

usage: compel by coercion, threats, or crude means; "They sandbagged him to make dinner for everyone"

3. sandbag, stun, hit

usage: hit something or somebody as if with a sandbag

4. sandbag, misinform, mislead

usage: downplay one's ability (towards others) in a game in order to deceive, as in gambling

5. sandbag, strengthen

usage: protect or strengthen with sandbags; stop up; "The residents sandbagged the beach front"

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