- clime; climate.
- glory; splendor.
- a day.
- a year.
verb (used with object), sunned, sun·ning.
verb (used without object), sunned, sun·ning.
Origin of sun
Related formssun·like, adjective
Definition for sun (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for sun
They will do it,” Revels declared, “as certainly as the sun shines in the heavens.The Black Man Who Replaced Jefferson Davis in the Senate|Philip Dray|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The nanas and poppies and grannies and grampses who flocked there to roast in the sun.Powerful Congressman Writes About ‘Fleshy Breasts’|Asawin Suebsaeng|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
She had to break the news to William that The Sun had the story.Pulled Documentary Says William Felt ‘Used’ by Charles’ Push for Camilla|Tom Sykes|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As the sun set on Monday and the search was called off for the day, there had been no positive update on the possible wreckage.The Presumed Crash of AirAsia Flight QZ8501 Is Nothing Like MH370|Lennox Samuels|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And The Sun Also Rises has Jake sexting Brett a picture of his war-damaged member.
The exigencies of the solar system may make it impossible for the sun to be always there, but it should be around when wanted.
The sun shone brightly on the snow, which was unrelieved by a single dark object.The Young Treasure Hunter|Frank V. Webster
Though late in the afternoon, the sun was hot, the air sultry.The Wonder of War on Land|Francis Rolt-Wheeler
This sport may be carried on from the 24th of July till October, from the rising to the setting of the sun.The Natural History of Cage Birds|J. M. Bechstein
During the summer months they should be protected from the direct rays of the sun, and kept well syringed.Talks about Flowers.|M. D. Wellcome
British Dictionary definitions for sun (1 of 2)
verb suns, sunning or sunned
Derived Formssunlike, adjective
Word Origin for sun
British Dictionary definitions for sun (2 of 2)
Science definitions for sun
Culture definitions for sun
Idioms and Phrases with sun
In addition to the idiom beginning with sun
- sun belt
- sunny side
- everything but the kitchen sink (under the sun)
- make hay while the sun shines
- nothing new under the sun
- place in the sun