ray of sunshine

Definition of ray of sunshine

  1. :  someone or something that makes a person happier or a place more cheerful Their baby girl was their own little ray of sunshine.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  any of an order (Rajiformes) of usually marine cartilaginous fishes (such as stingrays and skates) having the body flattened dorsoventrally, the eyes on the upper surface, and enlarged pectoral fins fused with the head

  1. :  any of the lines of light that appear to radiate from a bright object

    :  a beam of radiant energy (such as light) of small cross section

    :  a stream of material particles traveling in the same line (as in radioactive phenomena)

  1. :  to shine in or as if in rays

    :  to issue as rays

    :  to extend like the radii of a circle :  radiate

  1. :  the sun's light or direct rays

    :  the warmth and light given by the sun's rays

    :  a spot or surface on which the sun's light shines

  1. :  forbidding or restricting closed meetings of legislative or executive bodies and sometimes providing for public access to records

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