rise and shine

Definition of rise and shine

informal

  1. —used to tell someone to wake up and get out of bed C'mon, kids! Rise and shine!

Word by Word Definitions

riseplay
  1. :  to assume an upright position especially from lying, kneeling, or sitting

    :  to get up from sleep or from one's bed

    :  to return from death

  1. :  a spot higher than surrounding ground :  hilltop

    :  an upward slope

    :  an act of rising or a state of being risen: such as

shineplay
  1. :  to emit rays of light

    :  to be bright by reflection of light

    :  to be eminent, conspicuous, or distinguished

  1. :  brightness caused by the emission of light

    :  brightness caused by the reflection of light :  luster

    :  brilliance, splendor


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