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sunshine

sun·shine

sunshine

 
pronunciation:
suhn shaIn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the bright light of the sun unobstructed by clouds.
definition 2: emotional warmth or happiness.
the sunshine of your smile
definition 3: someone or something that provides such warmth or happiness.
Her grandchildren were her sunshine.
definition 4: a place lit and warmed by the sun.
Come sit in the sunshine.
derivation: sunshiny (adj.)
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  light, natural resources, seed