Definition for Sunshine

sunshine, n. [ME 'glossing, mirror'.]

  1. Solar disk.
  2. Sunset glow.
  3. Cheerfulness; good disposition; restoration of spirit.
  4. Radiant light; bright atmosphere; golden glow of the sun; direct sunlight uninterrupted by cloud.
  5. Daylight; [fig.] happiness; prosperity; favorable influence.
  6. Warmth and light from the earth's solar star; [fig.] good weather.
  7. Cold winter daytime weather.
  8. Golden hue; bright yellow color.
  9. Phrase. “The Sunshine threw his Hat away”: the sunlight reappeared after a storm; [personification] the sun came out from the clouds.

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