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Tan vs. Tanned

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Tannoun

A yellowish-brown colour.

Tannedadjective

Having a suntan.

‘You're looking very tanned.’; ‘tanned bodies lying on the beach’;

Tannoun

A darkening of the skin resulting from exposure to sunlight or similar light sources.

‘She still has a tan from her vacation in Mexico.’;

Tannedadjective

(of leather) Finished, made using tannic acid (as opposed to abrasion).

Tannoun

The bark of an oak or other tree from which tannic acid is obtained.

Tannedverb

simple past tense and past participle of tan

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Tannoun

An Armenian drink made of yoghurt and water similar to airan and doogh

Tannedadjective

(of skin) having a tan color from exposure to the sun;

‘a young bronzed Apollo’;

Tannoun

, particularly in Cantonese contexts.

Tannedadjective

converted to leather by a tanning agent

Tannoun

(dialectal) A twig or small switch.

Tanadjective

Of a yellowish-brown.

‘Mine is the white car parked next to the tan pickup truck.’;

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Tanadjective

Having dark skin as a result of exposure to the sun.

‘You’re looking very tan this week.’;

Tanverb

To change to a tan colour due to exposure to the sun.

‘No matter how long I stay out in the sun, I never tan. though I do burn.’;

Tanverb

(transitive) To change an animal hide into leather by soaking it in tannic acid. To work as a tanner.

Tanverb

To spank or beat.

Tannumeral

The second cardinal number two, formerly used in Celtic areas, especially Cumbria and parts of Yorkshire, for counting sheep, and stitches in knitting.

Tannoun

See Picul.

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Tannoun

The bark of the oak, and some other trees, bruised and broken by a mill, for tanning hides; - so called both before and after it has been used. Called also tan bark.

Tannoun

A yellowish-brown color, like that of tan.

Tannoun

A brown color imparted to the skin by exposure to the sun; as, hands covered with tan.

Tanadjective

Of the color of tan; yellowish-brown.

Tanverb

To convert (the skin of an animal) into leather, as by usual process of steeping it in an infusion of oak or some other bark, whereby it is impregnated with tannin, or tannic acid (which exists in several species of bark), and is thus rendered firm, durable, and in some degree impervious to water.

Tanverb

To make brown; to imbrown, as by exposure to the rays of the sun; as, to tan the skin.

Tanverb

To thrash or beat; to flog; to switch; as, to tan a disobedient child's hide.

Tanverb

To get or become tanned.

Tannoun

a browning of the skin resulting from exposure to the rays of the sun

Tannoun

a light brown

Tannoun

ratio of the opposite to the adjacent side of a right-angled triangle

Tanverb

treat skins and hides with tannic acid so as to convert them into leather

Tanverb

get a tan, from wind or sun

Tanadjective

of a light yellowish-brown color

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