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SUN'NY, adjective [from sun.] Like the sun; bright.

1. Proceeding from the sun; as sunny beams.

2. Exposed to the rays of the sun; warmed by the direct rays of the sun; as the sunny side of a hill or building.

Her blooming mountains and her sunny shores.

3. Colored by the sun.

Her sunny locks

Hang on her temples like a golden fleece.