day/moment/time in the sun

noun phrase

: a period of being popular or getting a lot of attention
Organic foods are having their moment in the sun.
The singer is still waiting for his day in the sun.

Examples of day/moment/time in the sun in a Sentence

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“Day/moment/time in the sun.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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