place in the sun


place in the sun
Place in the sun
If you have your place in the sun, you find wealth, happiness or whatever you are looking for in life.

The small dictionary of idiomes. 2014.

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  • place in the sun — phrasal : favorable position or status : advantage, eminence the laborer … toiling for a place in the sun A.R.Williams Italian fiction has found its place in the sun T.G.Bergin * * * place in the sun, a favorable position; as favorable a position …   Useful english dictionary

  • place in the sun —    If you have your place in the sun, you find wealth, happiness or whatever you are looking for in life.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    If you find a place in the sun, you reach a position which provides you with wealth and happiness,… …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • place in the sun — a/(someone s) place in the sun a job or situation that makes you happy and that provides you with all the money and things that you want. After struggling for years to make a name for himself, he s certainly earned his place in the sun …   New idioms dictionary

  • Place in the sun — A place in the sun was a phrase coined by William II, German Emperor on June 18, 1901, to refer to Germany s colonial empire. [Hart (1920), p.95] It became more widely used to refer to the German desire, as a new nation, to be treated with… …   Wikipedia

  • place in the sun — location where the sun shines, desirable place …   English contemporary dictionary

  • place in the sun — noun a) A favorable position. b) Recognition, fame …   Wiktionary

  • place in the sun — idi a favorable position; prominence …   From formal English to slang

  • A Place in the Sun (TV series) — A Place in the Sun is a British FreeForm/Channel 4 daytime lifestyle programme about buying property abroad. It most often focuses on places in southern Europe, but in recent years has also featured a number of places in other areas of the world …   Wikipedia

  • A Place in the Sun (disambiguation) — A place in the sun may refer to: Politics * Place in the sun , phrase used in at the turn of the twentieth century to refer to Germany s colonial empireTelevision and movies* A Place in the Sun , a 1951 film. * A Place in the Sun , a TV… …   Wikipedia

  • A Place in the Sun (Lit album) — Infobox Album | Name = A Place in the Sun Type = Album Artist = Lit Released = February 23, 1999 Recorded = 1998 Genre = Post grunge Length = 43:26 Label = RCA Records Producer = Lit and Don Gilmore Reviews = *Allmusic Rating|2|5… …   Wikipedia


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