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sunglasses

[ suhn-glas-iz, -glah-siz ]
/ ˈsʌnˌglæs ɪz, -ˌglɑ sɪz /
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plural noun

eyeglasses with colored or tinted lenses that protect the eyes from the glare of sunlight.

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Origin of sunglasses

1800–10; sun + glasses
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British Dictionary definitions for sunglasses

sunglasses
/ (ˈsʌnˌɡlɑːsɪz) /

pl n

glasses with darkened or polarizing lenses that protect the eyes from the sun's glare
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