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Translation of "sun" - English-German dictionary

sun

noun /san/
the round body in the sky that gives light and heat to the earth die Sonne The Sun is nearly 150 million kilometres away from the Earth. any of the fixed stars die Sonne Do other suns have planets revolving round them? light and heat from the sun; sunshine die Sonne We sat in the sun In Britain they don’t get enough sun The sun has faded the curtains. sunless adjective without sun, or lacking sunlight ohne Sonne a sunless room. sunny adjective filled with sunshine sonnig sunny weather. cheerful and happy sonnig The child has a sunny nature. sunniness noun die Sonnigkeit sunbathe verb to lie or sit in the sun, especially wearing few clothes, in order to get a suntan ein Sonnenbad nehmen She’s sunbathing by the pool. sunbeam noun a ray of the sun. der Sonnenstrahl sunburn noun the brown or red colour of the skin caused by exposure to the sun’s rays. der Sonnenbrand sunburned adjective ( sunburnt) sonnenverbrannt sunburnt faces. sundial noun a device, usually in a garden, for telling time from the shadow of a rod or plate on its surface cast by the sun. ein Sonnendach sundown noun (especially American) sunset. der Sonnenstrahl sunflower noun a type of large yellow flower with petals like rays of the sun, from whose seeds we get oil. die Sonnenblume sunglasses noun plural glasses of dark-coloured glass or plastic to protect the eyes in bright sunlight. die Sonnenbrille sunlight noun the light of the sun der Sonnenschein The cat was sitting in a patch of sunlight. sunlit adjective lighted up by the sun sonnenbeschienen a sunlit room. sunrise noun the rising of the sun in the morning, or the time of this der Sonnenaufgang We got up at sunrise. sunset noun the setting of the sun, or the time of this der Sonnenuntergang the red glow of the sunset. sunshade noun a type of umbrella for sheltering a person from the sun; a parasol. der Sonnenschirm sunshine noun the light of the sun der Sonnenschein The children were playing in the sunshine. cheerfulness or happiness. sonnige Laune sunstroke noun a serious illness caused by being in very hot sunshine for too long. der Sonnenstich suntan noun a brown colour of the skin caused by exposure to the sun die Bräune I’m trying to get a suntan. catch the sun to become sunburnt. einen Sonnenbrand bekommen under the sun in the whole world auf Erden I’m sure that he must have visited every country under the sun.
(Definition of sun from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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