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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Converted to leather adj. - (of skin) having a darkened skin color from exposure to the sun.

Usage examples (37)
  • We took his meat home, and had his skin tanned for a sleigh robe.
  • After 6 weeks in the Himalayas, I am deeply tanned from the neck up (and wrists out) and I am 21 pounds lighter.
  • The "hide" of the bean may be similarly "tanned" -- the shell certainly becomes leathery
  • The only thing I wanted to do apart from worked on my tanned was the intro to windsurfing. for more
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