Definition of sun-kissed in English:



  • Made warm or brown by the sun.

    ‘the sun-kissed resort of Acapulco’
    ‘her sun-kissed shoulders’
    • ‘The village is more reminiscent of Maine or Massachusetts than of the sun-kissed, body-beautiful beaches of California.’
    • ‘So, at the heart of it all, are the sun-kissed and sexy television presenter's life experiences really any different to that of other women?’
    • ‘Both of them tanned easily, and so their skin was already getting a sun-kissed glow.’
    • ‘She was staring outside, at the sun-kissed benches because her mind could not seem to bear her Biology teacher's irritating voice.’
    • ‘These kids live in a sun-kissed stretch of Australia known as Tropical North Queensland, where outdoor play is possible most days year-round.’
    • ‘Arin's sun-kissed face paled as her eyes widened.’
    • ‘Lindsay frowned, while the wind kept blowing against their sun-kissed faces.’
    • ‘But although composed in the midst of the Great War, they betray little warlike influence, reflecting instead his discovery of the climate and colour of sun-kissed Provence.’
    • ‘Though he was a Bombay boy, it was Goa and its sun-kissed beaches that stole his heart.’
    • ‘To me, a sun-kissed Hollywood barbarian outside the gates, the key issue facing classical ballet is its lack of relevance to the culture we live in and the artistry illuminating that culture - including the best dance in our time.’
    • ‘Standing on the verge of a holiday you're faced with all those dead hours on planes, trains and automobiles, all that relaxing in front of the pool or on a sun-kissed beach, needing something to occupy your time.’
    • ‘He is a jolly Aussie, halfway through a five-year term and missing sun-kissed Sydney Bay where he used to run the magnificent Opera House.’
    • ‘He had a long, sun-kissed face and a playful smile.’
    • ‘Her sun-kissed shoulders peeked out from under the waves of tresses.’
    • ‘While not quite as enticing as sun-kissed meadows, those silly evenings are the ones I most look forward to.’
    • ‘In very hot regions of the lucky, sun-kissed New World, colours, tastes and textures have to be big, highly contrasted and sharp to be seen at all.’
    • ‘That won't stop their sun-kissed carnival-goes-club fiesta soundtracking Britain's iciest months.’
    • ‘A comfortable silence had settled between the two, and she couldn't help but notice the content look on his sun-kissed face as he stared out at the ocean.’
    • ‘Its sensuous black-and-white close ups of sun-kissed female faces warm the heart through their intimacy, perfectly reflecting the haunting soundtrack of multi-layered whispering bird song and wind.’