Words Like TAN
We have put together a list of words that are similar to TAN.
10 Alternative Words Similar to tan
3 examples of tan
hands covered with tan
to tan the skin
to tan a disobedient child's hide
10 definitions of tan
The bark of the oak, and some other trees, bruised and broken by a mill, for tanning hides; -- so called both before and after it has been used. Called also tan bark.
A yellowish-brown color, like that of tan.
A brown color imparted to the skin by exposure to the sun.
Of the color of tan; yellowish-brown.
To convert (the skin of an animal) into leather, as by usual process of steeping it in an infusion of oak or some other bark, whereby it is impregnated with tannin, or tannic acid (which exists in several species of bark), and is thus rendered firm, durable, and in some degree impervious to water.
To make brown; to imbrown, as by exposure to the rays of the sun.
To thrash or beat; to flog; to switch.
To get or become tanned.
of a light yellowish-brown color