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1. sun

noun. ['ˈsʌn'] the star that is the source of light and heat for the planets in the solar system.

Synonyms

  • chromosphere
  • photosphere
  • solar system

Antonyms

  • bright
  • dull
  • dullness
  • light

Etymology

  • sunne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sunne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Sun

  • puget-1
  • terrebonne
  • simeone
  • overdone
  • mcmunn
  • mcfun
  • homerun
  • undone
  • rerun
  • redone
  • outrun
  • outdone
  • lajeune
  • begun
  • thrun
  • stun
  • spun
  • one
  • hyun
  • grun
  • gruhn
  • byun
  • brunn
  • brun
  • bruhn
  • yun
  • youn
  • won
  • tonne
  • ton

Sentences with sun


1. Noun, singular or mass
It can grow in either full sun or shade.

Quotes about sun


1. Behold, my friends, the spring is come; the earth has gladly received the embraces of the sun, and we shall soon see the results of their love!
- Sitting Bull

2. I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else.
- C.S. Lewis

3. Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.
- Samuel Smiles

2. sun-dried

adjective. dried naturally by the sun.

Synonyms

  • preserved

Antonyms

  • destroyed
  • hot

3. sun-worship

noun. the worship of the sun.

Synonyms

  • heliolatry

Antonyms

  • miss
  • hate

4. sun

noun. ['ˈsʌn'] the rays of the sun.

Synonyms

  • sunburst
  • sunlight
  • sunray
  • light
  • visible light
  • sunbeam
  • sunshine

Antonyms

  • fatty
  • well
  • impure
  • sufficient

Etymology

  • sunne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sunne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. sun

noun. ['ˈsʌn'] a person considered as a source of warmth or energy or glory etc.

Synonyms

  • influential person
  • important person

Antonyms

  • rise
  • heavy
  • black

Etymology

  • sunne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sunne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. sun

verb. ['ˈsʌn'] expose one's body to the sun.

Synonyms

  • sunbathe

Antonyms

  • sit
  • stressed

Etymology

  • sunne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sunne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. sun

noun. ['ˈsʌn'] any star around which a planetary system revolves.

Antonyms

  • darken

Etymology

  • sunne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sunne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. Sun

noun. the star that is the source of light and heat for the planets in the solar system.

Synonyms

  • sun
  • photosphere
  • solar system

Antonyms

  • sit
  • working day
  • shift
  • work shift

9. Sun

noun. first day of the week; observed as a day of rest and worship by most Christians.

Synonyms

  • Sunday
  • day of rest
  • Lord's Day
  • rest day
  • Dominicus

Antonyms

  • duty period
  • person hour
  • man hour
  • day

10. sun

verb. ['ˈsʌn'] expose to the rays of the sun or affect by exposure to the sun.

Synonyms

  • solarize
  • insolate
  • expose

Antonyms

  • deep
  • serious
  • significant
  • intemperate

Etymology

  • sunne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sunne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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