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To sleep after sunrise was impossible on account of the number of flies which kept buzzing about the face.
George Grey

Meaning of "sunrise" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SUNRISE

sunrise  [ˈsʌnˌraɪz] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SUNRISE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Sunrise is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES SUNRISE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

sunrise

Sunrise

Sunrise or sun up is the instant at which the upper edge of the Sun appears over the eastern horizon in the morning. The term can also refer to the entire process of the Sun crossing the horizon and its accompanying atmospheric effects.

Definition of sunrise in the English dictionary

The first definition of sunrise in the dictionary is the daily appearance of the sun above the horizon. Other definition of sunrise is the atmospheric phenomena accompanying this appearance. Sunrise is also Also called : sunup. the time at which the sun rises at a particular locality.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SUNRISE


accessorize
əkˈsɛsəˌraɪz
authorize
ˈɔːθəˌraɪz
categorize
ˈkætɪɡəˌraɪz
characterise
ˈkærɪktəˌraɪz
characterize
ˈkærɪktəˌraɪz
computerize
kəmˈpjuːtəˌraɪz
deodorize
diːˈəʊdəˌraɪz
earthrise
ˈɜːθˌraɪz
familiarize
fəˈmɪljəˌraɪz
glamorize
ˈɡlæməˌraɪz
memorize
ˈmɛməˌraɪz
mesmerize
ˈmɛzməˌraɪz
moisturize
ˈmɔɪstʃəˌraɪz
moonrise
ˈmuːnˌraɪz
motorise
ˈməʊtəˌraɪz
parameterize
pəˈræmɪtəˌraɪz
plagiarize
ˈpleɪdʒəˌraɪz
polymerize
ˈpɒlɪməˌraɪz
summarize
ˈsʌməˌraɪz
terrorize
ˈtɛrəˌraɪz

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SUNRISE

sunning
Sunnite
sunny
sunny side
sunny-side up
sunproof
sunray
sunray lamp
sunray pleats
sunray treatment
sunrise industry
sunroof
sunroom
sunscald
sunscreen
sunscreening
sunseeker
sunset
sunset clause
sunset industry

WORDS THAT END LIKE SUNRISE

arise
authorise
bichon frise
brise
cerise
comprise
crise
emprise
enterprise
free enterprise
grise
high-rise
low-rise
prise
public enterprise
reprise
rise
surprise
tequila sunrise
terrorise

Synonyms and antonyms of sunrise in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «SUNRISE»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «sunrise» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of sunrise

Translation of «sunrise» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SUNRISE

Find out the translation of sunrise to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of sunrise from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «sunrise» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

日出
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

amanecer
570 millions of speakers

English

sunrise
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

सूर्योदय
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

شُروقُ الشَّمْس
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

восход солнца
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

nascer do sol
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সূর্যোদয়
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

lever du soleil
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Matahari terbit
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Sonnenaufgang
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

日の出
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

일출
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sunrise
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

bình minh
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சூரிய உதயம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सूर्योदय
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

gündoğumu
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

alba
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

wschód słońca
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

схід сонця
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

răsărit de soare
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ανατολή του ηλίου
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Sunrise
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

soluppgång
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

soloppgang
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of sunrise

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SUNRISE»

The term «sunrise» is very widely used and occupies the 5.670 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SUNRISE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «sunrise» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «sunrise» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about sunrise

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10 QUOTES WITH «SUNRISE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word sunrise.
1
Ansel Adams
Yosemite Valley, to me, is always a sunrise, a glitter of green and golden wonder in a vast edifice of stone and space.
2
Joe Adcock
Trying to sneak a fastball past Hank Aaron is like trying to sneak the sunrise past a rooster.
3
Richard H. Baker
For most people, we often marvel at the beauty of a sunrise or the magnificence of a full moon, but it is impossible to fathom the magnitude of the universe that surrounds us.
4
George Washington Carver
Nothing is more beautiful than the loveliness of the woods before sunrise.
5
Patricia Cornwell
On the last morning of Virginia's bloodiest year since the Civil War, I built a fire and sat facing a window of darkness where at sunrise I knew I would find the sea.
6
E. M. Forster
What is the good of your stars and trees, your sunrise and the wind, if they do not enter into our daily lives?
7
George Grey
Sunrise offered a very beautiful spectacle; the water was quite unruffled, but the motion communicated by the tides was so great that, although there was not a breath of air stirring, the sea heaved slowly with a grand and majestic motion.
8
George Grey
To sleep after sunrise was impossible on account of the number of flies which kept buzzing about the face.
9
Anthony Hopkins
I'm most suspicious of scripts that have a lot of stage direction at the top of the page... sunrise over the desert and masses of... a whole essay before you get to the dialogue.
10
Krzysztof Kieslowski
For me optimism is two lovers walking into the sunset arm in arm. Or maybe into the sunrise - whatever appeals to you.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SUNRISE»

Discover the use of sunrise in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to sunrise and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Waiting for Sunrise: A Novel
Moving from Vienna to London's West End, from the battlefields of France to hotel rooms in Geneva, Waiting for Sunrise is a mesmerizing journey into the human psyche, a beautifully observed portrait of wartime Europe, a plot-twisting ...
William Boyd, 2012
2
Sunrise
2008 Retailer's Choice Award winner!
Karen Kingsbury, 2012
3
Sunrise
Two acts.
Louis Nowra, 1983
4
Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
Fischer's book is a model of film analysis, locating Sunrise in a range of historical, aesthetic and philosophical contexts. In the BFI FILM CLASSICS series.
Lucy Fischer, 1998
5
Magic Tree House #15: Viking Ships at Sunrise
"Beware of Vikings!" warns Morgan. Then Jack and Annie are whisked back to ancient Ireland. They land on a cliff on a misty island. How will they find the story they are looking for?
Mary Pope Osborne, 2010
6
Sunrise
It was a love forbidden but never forgotten When Harry Cotton returned to Wales, Angharad Owain found paradise - despite her father's violent warnings against the Cottons of Llyn Fair.
Rosie Thomas, 2004
7
Before Sunrise & Before Sunset: Two Screenplays
Romantic, poignant, understated, and often profound, these two screenplays are sure to become classics in their own right. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Richard Linklater, 2008
8
Warriors: Power of Three #6: Sunrise
There will be three, kin of your kin . . . who hold the power of the stars in their paws.
Erin Hunter, 2009
9
Before Sunrise
Former lovers FBI agent Jeremiah Cortez and Phoebe Keller, an expert in Native American culture, are forced to work together, despite tension and desire, to solve a murder related to an archaeological dig on an Indian reservation. Reissue.
Diana Palmer, 2012
10
Ashfall
Many visitors to Yellowstone National Park don't realize that the boiling hot springs and spraying geysers are caused by an underlying supervolcano, so large that the caldera can only be seen by plane or satellite.
Mike Mullin, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SUNRISE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term sunrise is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Stray alligator in Sunrise found to be wounded caught, killed
An alligator pierced by what appeared to be an arrow or other type of sharp object and found wandering through a Sunrise neighborhood before dawn ... «Sun Sentinel, Jun 15»
2
Microsoft satisfies its Wunderlist to join the Sunrise
The company's previously acquired Sunrise calendar app started to incorporate Wunderlist functionality in late May, making those of us in the office who use ... «Inquirer, Jun 15»
3
Sunrise Ruby weighing 25.29 carats sells for $30 million at …
The Sunrise Ruby, which has the rare grading of pigeon's blood colour, was hotly contested over by two private collectors bidding by telephone, Sotheby's ... «ABC Online, May 15»
4
Easter sunrise services
The Christian Professional Resources Marketplace will host a sunrise service at 6:45 a.m. at the Castillo de San Marcos National Park. Participants are asked to ... «St. Augustine Record, Apr 15»
5
Microsoft officially acquires popular calendar app Sunrise
Microsoft has officially acquired the popular calendar app Sunrise, announcing the purchase with a YouTube video. Sunrise is arguably the best calendar app ... «Business Insider, Feb 15»
6
Microsoft Is Acquiring Calendar App Sunrise For North Of $100 Million
Sunrise has a suite of calendar products for mobile and desktop users that connects with and consolidates calendars from different providers. It's available on ... «TechCrunch, Feb 15»
7
Divers find human remains possibly linked to 1978 disappearance …
Broward Sheriff's Office homicide detectives and dive team members found human remains Friday at the Sunrise canal where a car linked to a 1978 missing ... «Local 10, Jan 15»
8
Vietnamese oil tanker Sunrise 689 disappears on voyage from …
In Vietnam, Nguyen Vu Diep of the Hai Phong Sea Products Shipbuilding company said the company had lost contact with the Sunrise 689 and its 18 crew ... «South China Morning Post, Oct 14»
9
Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise released by Russia
The Amsterdam-based environmental group said Friday the Arctic Sunrise departed the northern Russian port city of Murmansk and was headed to Amsterdam. «Yahoo News, Aug 14»
10
Small plane makes emergency landing on Sunrise Highway in East …
A pilot who landed his disabled plane on a highway for the second time in eight days said Friday he's lucky to have escaped unhurt and thankful he didn't hit ... «WABC-TV, Jul 14»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Sunrise [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/sunrise>. Dec 2019 ».
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