Words Like TAN

We have put together a list of words that are similar to TAN.

10 Alternative Words Similar to tan

1 Chromatic Adjective      Similar Words Like Chromatic
2 Burn Noun      Synonym Words Like Burn
3 Bronze Verb      Synonym Words Like Bronze
4 Color Verb      Synonym Words Like Color
5 Colour Verb      Synonym Words Like Colour
6 Convert Verb      Synonym Words Like Convert
7 Discolor Verb      Synonym Words Like Discolor
8 Discolour Verb      Synonym Words Like Discolour
9 Picul Noun      Variant Words Like Picul
10 Switch Verb-transitive      Synonym Words Like Switch

3 examples of tan

1 hands covered with tan
2 to tan the skin
3 to tan a disobedient child's hide

10 definitions of tan

1 See picul.
2 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.
3 A yellowish-brown color, like that of tan.
4 A brown color imparted to the skin by exposure to the sun.
5 Of the color of tan; yellowish-brown.
6 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.
7 To make brown; to imbrown, as by exposure to the rays of the sun.
8 To thrash or beat; to flog; to switch.
9 To get or become tanned.
10 of a light yellowish-brown color
We get our data from many different dictionaries across the web:
Wordnik, Wiktionary, Century, American Heritage, Gcide