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sunshine

1 noun sunlightsolas na gréinegrian fem2the bright morning sunshine grian gheal na maidineshe loves the warm sunshine is breá léi teas na gréinesunshine holiday saoire faoin ngrian, saoire sa ghrian 2 noun term of address hop it, sunshine! imigh leat, a bhuachaill!; gread leat, a mhaicín!; bain as, a stócaigh!; bailigh leat, a mhic ó!
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3 noun happiness literary , figurative sonas masc1  c m ushe deserves some sunshine in her life tá beagán sonais tuillte aici
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ray of sunshine

1 sb who makes sb happy literary or ironic isn't she the ray of sunshine! nach í atá gealgháireach!he's a ray of sunshine in her life ardaíonn sé a croí 2 small amount of happiness literary she brought a ray of sunshine to the children líon sí croí na bpáistí le sonas 3 shaft of sunlight ga gréinegealán gréinea ray of sunshine struck the house bhuail gealán gréine an teach

to be sunshine and roses

bheith foirfebheith díreach i gceartbheith mar a d'iarrfadh do bhéal a bheithI want the day to be sunshine and roses ba mhaith liom an lá a bheith foirfe, ba mhaith liom go mbeadh an lá mar a d'iarrfadh do bhéal a bheithit's not all sunshine and roses ní saill gan fiacha é

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