Definition of sunbake in English:



[with object]Australian, New Zealand
  • Sunbathe.

    ‘on Kangaroo Island you'll talk to wallabies and cuddle koalas, sunbake with seals on the pristine beach, and play with dolphins in the crystal clear waters’
    • ‘Meanwhile, Mel is settling in nicely, Jill is sunbaking on her balcony and Mangmoom is getting postcards from Baz Luhrmann.’
    • ‘We don't surf, sunbake, or swim in the shallows of the sparkling blue.’
    • ‘Stampfl sunbaked there, gave instructions there, and surveyed his kingdom there.’
    • ‘They take these jobs thinking they'll have time off to sunbake by the pool.’
    • ‘As she had an hour or so to burn she decided to strip to her bikini and sunbake on the bonnet of her car.’
    sun oneself, bask, bake, get a tan, tan oneself, brown oneself