What does Sunny mean?

Definitions for Sunny
ˈsʌn iSun·ny

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Sunny.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cheery, gay, sunny(adj)

    bright and pleasant; promoting a feeling of cheer

    "a cheery hello"; "a gay sunny room"; "a sunny smile"

Wiktionary

  1. sunny(Adjective)

    Of weather or a day, featuring a lot of sunshine.

    Whilst it may be sunny today, the weather forecast is predicting rain.

  2. sunny(Adjective)

    Of a place, receiving a lot of sunshine.

    I would describe Spain as sunny, but it's nothing in comparison to the Sahara.

  3. sunny(Adjective)

    Of a person or their mood, cheerful.

    a sunny disposition

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sunny

    of or pertaining to the sun; proceeding from, or resembling the sun; hence, shining; bright; brilliant; radiant

  2. Sunny

    exposed to the rays of the sun; brightened or warmed by the direct rays of the sun; as, a sunny room; the sunny side of a hill

  3. Sunny

    cheerful; genial; as, a sunny disposition

  4. Sunny(noun)

    see Sunfish (b)

Freebase

  1. Sunny

    "Sunny" is a song written by Bobby Hebb. It is one of the most covered popular songs, with hundreds of versions released. BMI rates "Sunny" number 25 in its "Top 100 songs of the century." Hebb's parents, William and Ovalla Hebb, were both blind musicians. Hebb and his older brother Harold performed as a song-and-dance duo in Nashville, beginning when Bobby was three and Harold was nine. Hebb performed on a TV show hosted by country music record producer Owen Bradley. Hebb wrote the song in the 48 hours following a double tragedy on November 22, 1963, the day U.S. President John F. Kennedy was assassinated and Hebb's older brother Harold was stabbed to death outside a Nashville nightclub. Hebb was devastated by both events and many critics say that those events & critically the loss of his older brother inspired the lyrics & tune. According to Hebb, he merely wrote the song as an expression of a preference for a "sunny" disposition over a "lousy" disposition following the murder of his brother. Events influenced Hebb's songwriting, but his melody, crossing over into R&B Country and Pop, together with the optimistic lyrics, came from the artist's desire to express that one should always "look at the bright side"; a direct quote from the author. Hebb has said about "Sunny":

Suggested Resources

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    Song lyrics by sunny -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by sunny on the Lyrics.com website.

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Sunny' in Adjectives Frequency: #1020

How to pronounce Sunny?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Sunny in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sunny in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sunny in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Sunny in a Sentence

  1. German Heinzenknecht:

    Starting today or tomorrow a window of sunny weather will make soils firm enough to allow harvest machines to enter fields that had been too wet, tomorrow (Friday) they will be harvesting in some of the areas that have been most complicated. The open window for harvesting should last until about April 3. After that we expect more rains, but not of the high intensity that caused the flooding in February and early March.

  2. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    It's smart to not to make any negative and rash decisions when the circumstances are at odds, and when you find yourself swimming against the tide. Taking negative decisions amidst negativity is as silly as chopping good trees during severe Winter storms, in my view. Time moves swiftly, storms go away, and up springs the sunny Spring season. So, be patient - always! Patience is the greatest virtue, especially while facing challenging and difficult phases in life.

  3. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Happy Sunday! Today is Sunday, your special day to relax, enjoy, and share happiness, laughter and love with your family and friends. You definitely deserve to enjoy the weekend and especially Sunday, after batting all those curve balls that Life had thrown at you during the past weekdays. So Sunday is surely your super shining sunny day. Have fun, and make a great Sunday!

  4. Bob Forrester:

    [ But in March 2007 ] we were working out one morning and Paul Newman was lagging. Paul Newman was usually way ahead of us. Later Paul Newman was coming to a board meeting, but Paul Newman said, ‘ I ’m really exhausted. ’ We told Paul Newman to go see a doctor and Paul Newman did. Paul Newman kept Paul Newman sunny personality until Paul Newman death in 2008. ( Reuters) Then a series of other things happened. But you could n’t really tell Paul Newman was sick until 2008, when you could see the effects of the chemo. But it did n’t affect Paul Newman personality. i lost a great friend, but we’re carrying on his work the best way we can.

  5. Sophie Scholl:

    “It is such a splendid sunny day and I have to go.”

Images & Illustrations of Sunny

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