Synonyms for (noun) sun

Synonyms: sun, Sun

Definition: the star that is the source of light and heat for the planets in the solar system

Usage: the sun contains 99.85% of the mass in the solar system; the Earth revolves around the Sun

Similar words: star

Definition: (astronomy) a celestial body of hot gases that radiates energy derived from thermonuclear reactions in the interior


Synonyms: sun

Definition: any star around which a planetary system revolves

Similar words: star

Definition: (astronomy) a celestial body of hot gases that radiates energy derived from thermonuclear reactions in the interior


Synonyms: sun

Definition: a person considered as a source of warmth or energy or glory etc

Similar words: important person, influential person, personage

Definition: a person whose actions and opinions strongly influence the course of events


Synonyms: sun, sunlight, sunshine

Definition: the rays of the sun

Usage: the shingles were weathered by the sun and wind

Similar words: light, visible light, visible radiation

Definition: (physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation

Usage: the light was filtered through a soft glass window


Synonyms: Dominicus, Lord's Day, Sun, Sunday

Definition: first day of the week; observed as a day of rest and worship by most Christians

Similar words: day of rest, rest day

Definition: a day set aside for rest

Synonyms for (verb) sun

Synonyms: sun, sunbathe

Definition: expose one's body to the sun

Similar words: lie

Definition: be lying, be prostrate; be in a horizontal position

Usage: The sick man lay in bed all day; the books are lying on the shelf


Synonyms: solarise, solarize, insolate, sun

Definition: expose to the rays of the sun or affect by exposure to the sun

Usage: insolated paper may turn yellow and crumble; These herbs suffer when sunned

Similar words: expose

Definition: expose or make accessible to some action or influence

Usage: Expose your students to art; expose the blanket to sunshine