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Synonyms for sunshine

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  1. sunshinenoun


  2. sunshinenoun

    Open to and permitting public access, especially with regard to activities that were previously closed-door or back-room meetings.

    Because of the sunshine law, we could go to the planning meeting.


  3. sunshinenoun

    A location on which the sun's rays fall.

    We moved out of the shade and into the sunshine.


  4. sunshinenoun

    geniality or cheerfulness.

    I enjoyed the sunshine of her smile.


  5. sunshinenoun

    A source of cheerfulness or joy.


  6. sunshinenoun

    The effect which the sun has when it lights and warms some place.


  7. sunshinenoun

    Used to address someone who has just woken up and/or is very sleepy.

    Good morning, sunshine!


Princeton's WordNet

  1. sunlight, sunshine, sunnoun

    the rays of the sun

    "the shingles were weathered by the sun and wind"

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

  2. fair weather, sunshine, temperatenessnoun

    moderate weather; suitable for outdoor activities

    self-restraint, sun, cheer, sunniness, fair weather, cheerfulness, sunlight, temperateness

  3. cheerfulness, cheer, sunniness, sunshinenoun

    the quality of being cheerful and dispelling gloom

    "flowers added a note of cheerfulness to the drab room"

    sun, blitheness, sunniness, cheer, fair weather, cheerfulness, sunlight, temperateness

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  1. List of paraphrases for "sunshine":

    sunlight, sun, hsinkang, insolation, rizhao, soleil, sunbeam, sunny, beauty

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How to use sunshine in a sentence?

  1. Joseph Addison:

    What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. These are but trifles, to be sure but scattered along life's pathway, the good they do is inconceivable.

  2. Parzival:

    If you can't find the sunshine you want, or let alone any, then BE the sunshine you and everybody deserves.

  3. Caroline Norton:

    We have been friends together in sunshine and in shade.

  4. Deshawn Yeldell:

    You got to stay solid in these present time’s, even today we all feel some sort of designed problems; however wait until your coldest day’s turn into sunshine and don’t give up; it would be a pity to spend life without finer days. -MillYentei

  5. Katy Villarreal:

    I'm against killing a person, but this man took an innocent child, for what he has done, I feel he should be given the death penalty. He took my little ray of sunshine. Not just from me, but from all of us.

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