Sun·ny a. [Compar. Sunnier superl. Sunniest.]
1. Of or pertaining to the sun; proceeding from, or resembling the sun; hence, shining; bright; brilliant; radiant. “Sunny beams.” --Spenser. “Sunny locks.” --Shak.
2. 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.
Her blooming mountains and her sunny shores. --Addison.
3. Cheerful; genial; as, a sunny disposition.
My decayed fair
A sunny look of his would soon repair. --Shak.
Sun·ny, n. Zool. See Sunfish (b).
adj 1: abounding with sunlight; "a bright sunny day"; "one shining
norming"- John Muir; "when it is warm and shiny" [syn:
bright, shining, shiny, sunshiny]
2: bright and pleasant; promoting a feeling of cheer; "a cheery
hello"; "a gay sunny room"; "a sunny smile" [syn: cheery,
[also: sunniest, sunnier]