What does the word sunburn mean?

Usage examples for sunburn

  1. " Annie, you look just the same," remarked the Major; " only you are grown, and the sunburn has worn off and left you as fair as a lily. – Nine Little Goslings by Susan Coolidge
  2. He was noticeable amid the group, being cleaner than the rest, fair- haired, and dressed like a sailor ashore, though he lacked the sunburn that was proper to the character. – The Hole in the Wall by Arthur Morrison
  3. The yellow represents the olive tint of the Mediterranean population, the red denotes the effects of sunburn. – Patriarchal Palestine by Archibald Henry Sayce