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Synonyms for sun

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Princeton's WordNet3.0 / 1 vote

  1. sun, Sunnoun

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

    "the sun contains 99.85% of the mass in the solar system"; "the Earth revolves around the Sun"

    sunshine, sunlight

  2. sunlight, sunshine, sunnoun

    the rays of the sun

    "the shingles were weathered by the sun and wind"

    sunshine, cheer, sunniness, fair weather, cheerfulness, sunlight, temperateness

  3. sunnoun

    a person considered as a source of warmth or energy or glory etc

    sunshine, sunlight

  4. sunnoun

    any star around which a planetary system revolves

    sunshine, sunlight

  5. Sunday, Lord's Day, Dominicus, Sunverb

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

    sunshine, sunlight

  6. sun, sunbatheverb

    expose one's body to the sun

    solarize, solarise, sunbathe, insolate

  7. sun, insolate, solarize, solariseverb

    expose to the rays of the sun or affect by exposure to the sun

    "insolated paper may turn yellow and crumble"; "These herbs suffer when sunned"

    solarize, solarise, sunbathe, insolate

Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. surya

    the sun in south indian language kannbda similar to suryudu in telugu

    Submitted by anonymous on December 30, 2019  
  2. suraj

    suraj means sun in the indian culture in special day people worship suraj as their god

    look the sun is rising. (dekho suraj udharahaa hey)

    Submitted by xooraaz12 on September 4, 2019  
  3. Submitted by ryan_1 on July 17, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes2.5 / 2 votes

  1. sunnoun

    day-star, orb of day

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words4.0 / 1 vote

  1. sunnoun


Nicknames0.0 / 0 votes

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  1. New Zealander Jackson:

    I'd never worked with him or even met him before, but he'd shot the Babe films and I thought they looked amazing, the way he'd used backlight and the sun and natural light to create a very magical effect, and Babe had that larger-than-life feel about it that I wanted.

  2. Jeffrey Fry:

    The sun loves the moon so much that he dies every night to let her breathe, and in return, she reflects his love.

  3. Sun Tzu, The Art of War:

    It does not take sharp eyes to see the sun and the moon, nor does it take sharp ears to hear the thunderclap. Wisdom is not obvious. You must see the subtle and notice the hidden to be victorious.

  4. Kathrin Altwegg:

    Asteroids could well have had much more water than they have today, they have just lived in the vicinity of the sun for 4.6 billion years.

  5. Sankara:

    The spirit is smothered, as it were, by ignorance, but so soon as ignorance is destroyed, spirit shine forth, like the sun when released from clouds.

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