noun (used with a plural verb)
Origin of suntans
verb (used with or without object), sun·tanned, sun·tan·ning.
Origin of suntan
Related Words for suntansbeige, drab, khaki, brownish, brown, natural, gold, saddle, ecru, cream, bronze, buff, biscuit, sand, olive, umber, tawny, yellowish
Examples from the Web for suntans
Contemporary Examples of suntans
The film opens with her bratty brother spying on her with binoculars as she suntans on a beach.‘Jeune et Jolie’ (‘Young and Beautiful’) Opens at Cannes With Model Marine Vacth
May 16, 2013
Historical Examples of suntans
General O'Donnell, still in suntans, was seated at a small desk.
He was a tall, spare man in suntans, with a sunburned face and cold eyes.
- a brownish colouring of the skin caused by the formation of the pigment melanin within the skin on exposure to the ultraviolet rays of the sun or a sunlampOften shortened to: tan
- (as modifier)suntan oil