tan

Part of speech: verb

To become tanned.

Part of speech: verb

To convert into leather, by treating with tannin.

Part of speech: verb

To bronze, as the skin.

Part of speech: adjective

Of a yellowish or reddish brown.

Part of speech: noun

Tan- bark.

Part of speech: noun

Yellowish brown tinged with red.

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Usage examples "tan":

  1. And in addition, it seemed, most of the Han military forces at Lo- Tan had been moved out of the city and advanced toward our lines before our air- ball attack. - "The Airlords of Han", Philip Francis Nowlan.
  2. Are you going to the tan- yard?" - "John Halifax, Gentleman", Dinah Maria Mulock Craik.
  3. His face was almost white under the coat of tan, his eyes glowed, his voice was low and intense. - "The Sherrods", George Barr McCutcheon.