Definition of “suntan” - English Dictionary

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“suntan” in British English

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suntannoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsʌn.tæn/ us /ˈsʌn.tæn/ also tan

pleasantly brown skin caused by being in hot sun:

She's on the beach all day, trying to get a really deep suntan.
adjective uk /ˈsʌn.tænd/ us /ˈsʌn.tænd/ also tanned

suntanned arms

(Definition of “suntan” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“suntan” in American English

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suntannoun [ C ]

us /ˈsʌnˌtæn/ short form tan, us /tæn/

a darker skin color that results from being in the sun

(Definition of “suntan” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)