sunshine

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈsʌnʃaɪn/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈsʌnˌʃaɪn/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(sunshīn′)


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sunshine

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. the [flowers, garden] need a little (bit of) sunshine
  2. I could use a bit of sunshine (myself)
  3. a beautiful day with lots of sunshine
  4. sunshine all day long
  5. [harsh, strong, beautiful, warm] sunshine
  6. the cat [sat, slept, lay] in a beam of sunshine
  7. [sit] in the sunshine (and read)
  8. expecting sunshine [tomorrow]
  9. [walking, strolling, playing] in the warm sunshine
  10. [walked, emerged] into the sunshine
  11. in the afternoon sunshine
  12. the sunshine [penetrated, came in through] the curtains
  13. a ray of sunshine shone in (from)
  14. figurative: it always brings sunshine to my day to [hear, see, be, have]
  15. figurative: you filled my day with sunshine (when)
  16. figurative: brings sunshine with her wherever she goes
  17. figurative: is the sunshine of my life
  18. figurative: was all sunshine and smiles (today)
  19. affectionate: come here, sunshine
  20. affectionate: I love you, sunshine
n as adj
  1. sunshine [rules, corporations, entities]
  2. known as the sunshine state
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