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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  • 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

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

  • Sunburnt — Infobox Album Name = Sunburnt Type = Album Artist = Martin Phillipps The Chills Released = 1996 Recorded = August 1995 – September 1995 Genre = Rock Length = 40:29 Label = Flying Nun Records Producer = Craig Leon Reviews = *Allmusic Rating|4|5… …   Wikipedia

  • sunburnt — [[t]sʌ̱nbɜː(r)nt[/t]] also sunburned 1) ADJ GRADED Someone who is sunburnt has sore bright pink skin because they have spent too much time in hot sunshine. A badly sunburned face or back is extremely painful. Syn: burnt 2) ADJ GRADED Someone who… …   English dictionary

  • sunburnt — /ˈsʌnbɜnt/ (say sunbernt) adjective 1. affected by sunburn. 2. tanned by long exposure to the sun: a shearer s sunburnt hands. 3. dried and weathered by long exposure to a fierce sun: a sunburnt country …   Australian English dictionary

  • sunburnt — adjective Having a sunburn; having been burned by the suns rays …   Wiktionary

  • sunburnt — adj. burned by the sun, inflamed as a result of overexposure to the sun s rays …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sunburnt — a. Tanned, brown, bronzed, blowzy, ruddy, blowzed, ruddy faced, brown as a berry …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • sunburnt — adjective suffering from overexposure to direct sunlight (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑sunburned • Similar to: ↑unhealthy …   Useful english dictionary

  • Paranoid and Sunburnt — Infobox Album | Name = Paranoid and Sunburnt Type = Album Artist = Skunk Anansie Released = 21 September 1995 Recorded = 1994 1995 Genre = Rock Length = 44:10 Label = One Little Indian Epic Records Producer = Sylvia Massy and Skunk Anansie… …   Wikipedia

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