sunlight

noun sun·light \ -ˌlīt \
Updated on: 13 Jan 2018

Definition of sunlight

: the light of the sun : sunshine

Examples of sunlight in a Sentence

  1. Sunlight streamed through the windows.

  2. let's raise the shades and let in some sunlight

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First Known Use of sunlight

13th century

sunlight Synonyms

Synonyms
sun, sunshine
Related Words
sunburst; daylight; glare, shine
Near Antonyms
cloudiness; penumbra, shade, shadiness, shadow, umbra

SUNLIGHT Defined for English Language Learners

sunlight

noun

Definition of sunlight for English Language Learners

  • : the light of the sun


SUNLIGHT Defined for Kids

sunlight

noun sun·light \ ˈsən-ˌlīt \

Definition of sunlight for Students

: sunshine 1


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