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Spanish translation of “sun”


noun /san/
the round body in the sky that gives light and heat to the earth The Sun is nearly 150 million kilometres away from the Earth. any of the fixed stars Do other suns have planets revolving round them? light and heat from the sun; sunshine 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
sin sol
a sunless room.
sunny adjective filled with sunshine sunny weather. cheerful and happy The child has a sunny nature. sunniness noun sunbathe verb to lie or sit in the sun, especially wearing few clothes, in order to get a suntan She’s sunbathing by the pool. sunbeam noun a ray of the sun.
rayo de sol
sunburn noun the brown or red colour of the skin caused by exposure to the sun’s rays. sunburned adjective ( sunburnt)
quemado por el sol; tostado, bronceado
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. sundown noun (especially American) sunset.
puesta de sol
sunflower noun a type of large yellow flower with petals like rays of the sun, from whose seeds we get oil. sunglasses noun plural glasses of dark-coloured glass or plastic to protect the eyes in bright sunlight. sunlight noun the light of the sun
luz del sol
The cat was sitting in a patch of sunlight.
sunlit adjective lighted up by the sun
soleado, iluminado por el sol
a sunlit room.
sunrise noun the rising of the sun in the morning, or the time of this We got up at sunrise. sunset noun the setting of the sun, or the time of this
puesta de sol, crepúsculo
the red glow of the sunset.
sunshade noun a type of umbrella for sheltering a person from the sun; a parasol. sunshine noun the light of the sun
luz del sol
The children were playing in the sunshine.
cheerfulness or happiness.
sunstroke noun a serious illness caused by being in very hot sunshine for too long. suntan noun a brown colour of the skin caused by exposure to the sun I’m trying to get a suntan. catch the sun to become sunburnt.
dar el sol a una persona, coger el sol a una persona (te ha cogido el sol), broncearse, ponerse moreno
under the sun in the whole world
bajo el sol, del mundo
I’m sure that he must have visited every country under the sun.
(Definition of sun from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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