the rise or ascent of the sun above the horizon in the morning.
the atmospheric and scenic phenomena accompanying this.
the time when half the sun has risen above the horizon.
the open or beginning stage of any period.
(of an industry, technology, etc.) new and growing; developing; emerging:
high-technology sunrise industries.
a city in SE Florida.
the daily appearance of the sun above the horizon
the atmospheric phenomena accompanying this appearance
Also called (esp US) sunup. the time at which the sun rises at a particular locality
(modifier) of or relating to sunrise industry: sunrise technology, sunrise sector
- Sunrise industry
noun 1. any of the high-technology industries, such as electronics, that hold promise of future development
noun 1. (sometimes initial capital letters) an outdoor religious service held at dawn on Easter morning.
noun, plural sunroofs. 1. a section of an automobile roof that can be slid or lifted open. noun 1. a panel, often translucent, that may be opened in the roof of a car
noun 1. a person who drives a car inexpertly, especially slowly or overcautiously, in the manner of one who drives infrequently. Sunday driver noun 1. (informal) a person who drives slowly, timorously, or unskilfully, as if used to driving only on Sundays when the roads are relatively quiet noun a motor vehicle driver that is […]
noun 1. Sunday clothes. noun 1. one’s best clothes, esp regarded as those most suitable for churchgoing sun One’s finest clothes, as in They were all in their Sunday best for the photographer. This expression alludes to reserving one’s best clothes for going to church; indeed, an older idiom is Sunday-go-to-meeting clothes (meeting here meaning […]