Sunburning
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]


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