Today's WOTD is: "arena" = sand
In Spanish, “arena” is a feminine noun of Latin origin, the main meaning of which is sand, as in:
- La arena de esa playa es muy gruesa (the sand in that beach is very coarse);
A related word is “arenal”, a masculine noun meaning a sandy area.
A Spanish expression with the word “arena” is:
- Arena movediza (quicksand);
Love-Spanish.com loves the word "arena" in the YouTube clip: ArenasMovedizas - Joaquin Sabina.
For more on the word "arena", visit: Wordreference.com/es/en/ Arena
*NB 'Click' on the speaker icon next to the word “arena” in the link to hear the word pronounced.