Translation of "tan" - English-Spanish dictionary

tan

noun uk /tæn/ us /tæn/

also suntan darker skin that some people get from being in the sun

bronceado
tan verb uk /tæn/ us /tæn/ present participle tanning, past tense and past participle tanned

broncearse
I tan quite easily.
adjective uk /tæn/ us /tæn/

being a pale yellow-brown colour

(color) canela
a tan jacket

(Translation of “tan” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

tan

verb /tӕn/ (past tense, past participle tanned)

to make an animal’s skin into leather (by treating it with certain substances)

curtir
They tan the sheepskins in this part of the factory.

to (cause a person’s skin to) become brown in the sun

broncearse
She was tanned by the sun.
tanned adjective

sunburnt

bronceado
a tanned face.
tanner noun

a person who tans leather.

curtidor
tannery noun (plural tanneries)

a place where leather is tanned.

tenería, curtiduría

(Translation of “tan” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)