Definition of place in the sun
- After years of struggling as an unknown actor, he has finally found his/a place in the sun.
: physical environment : space
: a way for admission or transit
: physical surroundings : atmosphere
: to put in or as if in a particular place or position : set
: to present for consideration
: to put in a particular state
: 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
: to expose to or as if to the rays of the sun
: to sun oneself
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