sunniness

sunny

[suhn-ee]
adjective, sunnier, sunniest.
1.
abounding in sunshine: a sunny day.
2.
exposed to, lighted, or warmed by the direct rays of the sun: a sunny room.
3.
pertaining to or proceeding from the sun; solar.
4.
resembling the sun.
5.
cheery, cheerful, or joyous: a sunny disposition.

Origin:
1250–1300 Middle English; see sun, -y1

sunnily, adverb
sunniness, noun
unsunny, adjective
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sunny (ˈsʌnɪ)
 
adj , -nier, -niest
1.  full of or exposed to sunlight
2.  radiating good humour
3.  of or resembling the sun
 
'sunnily
 
adv
 
'sunniness
 
n

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sunny
"full of sun," c.1300, from sun (n.). Fig. sense of "cheerful" is attested from 1545.
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