in the sun


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in the sun

In the public eye.
See also: sun
References in classic literature ?
if it was mine I'd have it hang in the sun all day long
How do you suppose you could tell how hot it was, or how cold it was, if the thermometer hung in the sun all day?
But I found an excellent use for these grapes; and that was, to cure or dry them in the sun, and keep them as dried grapes or raisins are kept, which I thought would be, as indeed they were, wholesome and agreeable to eat when no grapes could be had.
It is glorious to behold this ribbon of water sparkling in the sun, the bare face of the pond full of glee and youth, as if it spoke the joy of the fishes within it, and of the sands on its shore -- a silvery sheen as from the scales of a leuciscus, as it were all one active fish.
It can't be denied that your traditions tell you true in both these matters," said the white man; "for I have been there, and have seen them, though why water, which is so sweet in the shade, should become bitter in the sun, is an alteration for which I have never been able to account.
Slaves appeared upon every housetop with gorgeous silks and costly furs, laying them in the sun for airing.