“Tan”: vocabulary meaning.

Brown colour of skin that you get when you stay in the sun. It can be red at the beginning and turn red after a few days.

Other examples of “tan” vocabulary in a sentence

  • He came back from holiday with a nice tan.
  • I’m trying to get a tan.

“Tan”: use in context explanation

The couple are on the beach trying to catch some sun. They have been lying on sunbeds for hours and they would like to get a nice tan. They’ve put a tan activating oil on their bodies which will make their skin become brown faster. The woman has put on her sunglasses and falls asleep. After a few hours she wakes up and she sees something funny. Her husband’s tan is uneven and it’s evident he’s been lying under palm trees.