Translation of "sunshine" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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sunshinenoun [ U ]

uk /ˈsʌn.ʃaɪn/ us /ˈsʌn.ʃaɪn/

sunshine noun [ U ] (LIGHT)

B1 the light and heat that come from the sun

The children were out playing in the sunshine. 孩子们正在外面太阳下玩耍。

More examples

  • Butterflies fluttered about in the sunshine.
  • The house, with its fresh coat of paint, looked lovely in the sunshine.
  • In the village square, people were milling about in the sunshine.
  • Through the window came the last few oblique rays of evening sunshine.
  • A ray of sunshine shone through a gap in the clouds.

sunshine noun [ U ] (PLEASURE)

informal happiness or pleasure

Their grandchildren have brought sunshine into their lives. 他们的孙辈给他们的生活带来了快乐。

mainly UK informal used as a form of address, either in a friendly way, or to express unwillingness to accept another person's delays, bad behaviour, etc.

Hello, sunshine! 你好,亲爱的!
Come on, sunshine, get to work. 快点儿,亲爱的,赶紧走吧。

(Translation of “sunshine” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)