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sunny

  

      adj   , -nier, -niest  
1    full of or exposed to sunlight  
2    radiating good humour  
3    of or resembling the sun  
  sunnily      adv  
  sunniness      n  


sunny side  
      n  
1    the cheerful aspect or point of view  
look on the sunny side of things     
2    on the sunny side of  
Informal   younger than (a specified age)  
sunny-side up  
      adj   (of eggs) fried on one side only  
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sunny

  
1    bright, brilliant, clear, fine, luminous, radiant, summery, sunlit, sunshiny, unclouded, without a cloud in the sky  
2      (figurative)   beaming, blithe, buoyant, cheerful, cheery, chirpy     (informal)   genial, happy, joyful, light-hearted, optimistic, pleasant, smiling  
  
Antonyms     
  
1    cloudy, depressing, dreary, dreich     (Scot.)   dull, gloomy, murky, overcast, rainy, shaded, shadowy, sunless, wet, wintry  
2    doleful, down in the dumps     (informal)   gloomy, miserable, morbid, unsmiling  

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