sun·​up | \ ˈsən-ˌəp How to pronounce sunup (audio) \

Definition of sunup

Examples of sunup in a Sentence

We will meet at sunup. have you ever actually heard a rooster crow at sunup?
Recent Examples on the Web Key West is a top-notch destination for a girls getaway, as you're guaranteed to have a good time from sunup to sundown. Stacey Leasca, Travel + Leisure, 22 Apr. 2022 Irving is observing Ramadan and fasting (no food or fluids) from sunup to sundown. Jeff Zillgitt, USA TODAY, 21 Apr. 2022 From trekking poles to sleeping bags, the items found at Dick’s can upgrade your next camping trip from sunup to sundown. Sara Coughlin, SELF, 22 Mar. 2022 To avoid the crowds, plan to arrive at the park by sunup, hitting the more popular trails early. Catherine Toth Fox, Outside Online, 9 Mar. 2020 For example, the earliest parade in Ireland famously kicks off in Dingle just before sunup! Jill Gleeson, Country Living, 28 Jan. 2022 The lowest temperatures will be just before sunup on Thursday, Kuroski said. Joe Taschler, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 19 Jan. 2022 With 24 hours of playtime, JBL Original Pro Sound has enough stamina to fuel any party from sunup to sundown. Mark Sparrow, Forbes, 5 Jan. 2022 The residents, who worked six days a week from sunup to sundown, were not paid for their work, the victims allege. Washington Post, 30 Nov. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of sunup

1572, in the meaning defined above

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30 Apr 2022

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“Sunup.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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