Definition of “sunglasses” - English Dictionary

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“sunglasses” in British English

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sunglassesnoun [ plural ]

uk /ˈsʌŋˌɡlɑː.sɪz/ us /ˈsʌnˌɡlæs.ɪz/ also dark glasses, informal shades

A2 dark glasses that you wear to protect your eyes from bright light from the sun:

a pair of sunglasses

(Definition of “sunglasses” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“sunglasses” in American English

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sunglassesplural noun

us /ˈsʌnˌɡlæs·əs/

dark glasses you wear to protect your eyes from the light of the sun

(Definition of “sunglasses” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)