Sunburn Sun"burn`, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sunburned}or {Sunburnt}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sunburning}.] To burn or discolor by the sun; to tan. [1913 Webster]

Sunburnt and swarthy though she be. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • sunburned — adjective Resembling a sunburn, usually in color. The van was painted a sunburned brown …   Wiktionary

  • sunburned — adj. Sunburned is used with these nouns: ↑skin …   Collocations dictionary

  • sunburned — sun|burned [ sʌn,bɜrnd ] or sun|burnt [ sʌn,bɜrnt ] adjective skin that is sunburned is red and sore from too much sun …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • sunburned — sunburnt UK [ˈsʌnˌbɜː(r)nt] / US [ˈsʌnˌbɜrnt] or sunburned UK [ˈsʌnˌbɜː(r)nd] / US [ˈsʌnˌbɜrnd] adjective skin that is sunburnt is red and sore from too much sun …   English dictionary

  • sunburned — sunburnt [ˈsʌnˌbɜːnt] or sunburned [ˈsʌnbɜːnd] adj skin that is sunburnt is red and sore from too much sun …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • sunburned —   Pāpa a lā, ōwela, nono, ai lā, pākī ai.     Sunburned skin, ili pāpa a, ili pāpa a lā …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • sunburned — Synonyms and related words: Titian, adust, ashen, ashy, auburn, bay, bay colored, bayard, blistered, blooming, blowzed, blowzy, brazen, bronze, bronze colored, bronzed, brownish red, burned, burnt, burnt up, castaneous, chestnut, chestnut brown,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • sunburned — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. tanned, burned, adust, sunburnt, brown, browned by the sun, suntanned, bronzed, ruddy, brown as a berry, nut brown, baked brown, sunbaked, peeling, blistery. Ant. pale*, white skinned, pallid. II (Roget s 3… …   English dictionary for students

  • sunburned — sun|burned [ˈsʌnbə:nd US bə:rnd] adj also sun|burnt [ bə:nt US bə:rnt] 1.) having a red and painful skin as a result of spending too much time in the sun 2.) having skin that is attractively brown as a result of spending time in the sun …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • sunburned — see sunburnt …   English dictionary

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