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suns, plural;
  1. Sit or lie in the sun
    • - Buzz could see Clare sunning herself on the terrace below
  2. Expose (something) to the sun, esp. to warm or dry it
    • - the birds are sunning their wings
  1. The star around which the earth orbits

  2. Any similar star in the universe, with or without planets

  3. The light or warmth received from the earth's sun
    • - we sat outside in the sun
  4. A person or thing regarded as a source of glory or inspiration or understanding
    • - the rhetoric faded before the sun of reality
  5. Used with reference to someone's success or prosperity
    • - the sun of the Plantagenets went down in clouds
  6. A day or a year
    • - after going so many suns without food, I was sleeping

  1. the star that is the source of light and heat for the planets in the solar system; "the sun contains 99.85% of the mass in the solar system"; "the Earth revolves around the Sun"
  2. expose one's body to the sun
  3. sunlight: the rays of the sun; "the shingles were weathered by the sun and wind"
  4. a person considered as a source of warmth or energy or glory etc
  5. any star around which a planetary system revolves
  6. Sunday: first day of the week; observed as a day of rest and worship by most Christians
  7. The Sun is the star at the center of the Solar System. It has a diameter of about , about 109 times that of Earth, and its mass (about 2 kilograms, 330,000 times that of Earth) accounts for about 99.86% of the total mass of the Solar System. ...
  8. The sun is considered a very important part of astrology. It, as well as the Moon, are the most important of the astrological planets, and the two of them are often referred to as the luminaries. ...
  9. The Sun automobile was made in Elkhart, Indiana from 1916 to 1917, and in Toledo, Ohio from 1921 to 1922.
  10. Ho Yeow Sun, better known as Sun Ho, is a Singaporean pop music singer. She studied at Anglican High School and Victoria Junior College. ...
  11. Soul of the Ultimate Nation (often abbreviated as S.U.N.) is a fantasy-based massive multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) produced by Webzen, a Korean-based company. It is operated in Korea by WebZen and in mainland China by The9. ...
  12. Sun was an Alternative rock band from Mönchengladbach, Germany with English lyrics and styles described as Crossover and Progressive rock.
  13. A star,^[1] especially when seen as the centre of any single solar system; The light and warmth which is received from the sun.^[1]; Something like the sun in brightness or splendor.^[2]; Sunrise or sunset.^[2]; To expose to the warmth and radiation of the sun. ...
  14. (Sunned) Browning, yellowing, or fading of paper or binding as a result of sun exposure.
  15. (Sunned) Faded from exposure to light or direct sunlight.
  16. (SUNS (Stock Upside Note Securities)) SUNS are callable, non-interest bearing, principal-protected notes linked to an underlying index. At maturity, holders will receive cash equal to the principal investment plus a return equal to the percentage increase of the underlying index. ...
  17. (Suns) 2: Tatoo I and Tatoo II
  18. To dream of seeing a clear, shining sunrise, foretells joyous events and prosperity, which give delightful promises. To see the sun at noontide, denotes the maturity of ambitions and signals unbounded satisfaction. ...
  19. The sun is seen in heraldry occasionally. When represented as giving light, it is blazoned a sun radiant; when depicted with a human face, it is a sun in splendor, or a sun in his splendor. Louis XIV used it as his cognizance. Jean de la Hay bore "Argent, a sun in his splendor gules. ...
  20. Propitious for governments and high governmental officers; food plentiful; money in rapid circulation.
  21. (Sol): In astrological and alchemical thought, the seven heavenly bodies known to the ancients were associated with seven metals also known in antiquity. The sun was associated with gold (aurum).
  22. The planet's surface temperature is governed by heating by solar radiation, moderated by the effects of the atmosphere, which can act like a blanket trapping heat that would otherwise escape to space. Mars has a much thinner atmosphere than Earth so this "Greenhouse Effect" is much weaker. ...
  23. (Heb. shemesh ), first mentioned along with the moon as the two great luminaries of heaven (Gen 1:14). By their motions and influence they were intended to mark and divide times and seasons. ...
  24. (in  Roman religion: The Sun and stars; in  nature worship (religion): The sun as the centre of a state religion )
  25. Our parent star. The structure of Sun's interior is the result of the hydrostatic equilibrium between gravity and the pressure of the gas. The interior consists of three shells: the core, radiative region, and convective region.