day/moment/time, etc., in the sun

Definition of day/moment/time, etc., in the sun

  1. :  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.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the time of light between one night and the next

    :  daylight

    :  daytime

momentplay
  1. :  a minute portion or point of time :  instant

    :  a comparatively brief period of time

    :  present time

timeplay
  1. :  the measured or measurable period during which an action, process, or condition exists or continues :  duration

    :  a nonspatial continuum that is measured in terms of events which succeed one another from past through present to future

    :  leisure

  1. :  to arrange or set the time of :  schedule

    :  to regulate (a watch) to keep correct time

    :  to set the tempo, speed, or duration of

  1. :  of or relating to time

    :  recording time

    :  timed to ignite or explode at a specific moment

etc.
  1. :  the luminous celestial body around which the earth and other planets revolve, from which they receive heat and light, which is composed mainly of hydrogen and helium, and which has a mean distance from earth of about 93,000,000 miles (150,000,000 kilometers), a linear diameter of 864,000 miles (1,390,000 kilometers), and a mass 332,000 times greater than earth

    :  a celestial body like the sun :  star

    :  the heat or light radiated from the sun

  1. :  to expose to or as if to the rays of the sun

    :  to sun oneself


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