Meaning of “sun” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun us uk /sʌn/
the sun

A1 the large, bright star that shines in the sky during the day and provides light and heat for the Earth:

The sun rises in the East and sets in the West.

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A1 [ U, no plural ] the light and heat that comes from the sun:

I can't sit in the sun for too long.

(Definition of “sun noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)