sunshade
noun Date: 1842 something used as a protection from the sun's rays: as a. parasol b. awning

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  • Sunshade — Sun shade , n. Anything used as a protection from the sun s rays. Specifically: (a) A small parasol. (b) An awning. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sunshade — ► NOUN ▪ a parasol, awning, or other device giving protection from the sun …   English terms dictionary

  • sunshade — [sun′shād΄] n. a parasol, awning, broad hat, etc. used for protection against the sun s rays …   English World dictionary

  • sunshade — UK [ˈsʌnˌʃeɪd] / US noun [countable] Word forms sunshade : singular sunshade plural sunshades a type of umbrella used for protecting your face and head from the sun …   English dictionary

  • sunshade — /sun shayd /, n. something used as a protection from the rays of the sun, as an awning or a parasol. [1835 45; SUN + SHADE] * * * …   Universalium

  • sunshade — noun Something to keep the sun off, something to create shade from the sun …   Wiktionary

  • sunshade — Synonyms and related words: awning, beach umbrella, blind, brolly, bumbershoot, cover, curtain, drape, drapery, gamp, light shield, parasol, screen, shade, shader, shadow, sunblind, umbrella, veil …   Moby Thesaurus

  • sunshade — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. parasol, umbrella; awning; sunscreen. See covering. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. parasol, canopy, awning; see umbrella …   English dictionary for students

  • sunshade — sun|shade [ˈsʌnʃeıd] n an object shaped like an ↑umbrella, used especially in the past as protection from the sun = ↑parasol …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • sunshade — sun|shade [ sʌn,ʃeıd ] noun count a type of UMBRELLA used for protecting your face and head from the sun …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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