inflammation of the skin caused by overexposure to the sun or a sunlamp.
verb (used with or without object), sunburned or sunburnt, sunburning.
to affect or be affected with sunburn:
An hour in the sun sunburned me severely. I sunburn easily.
inflammation of the skin caused by overexposure to the sun Technical name erythema solare
another word for suntan
sunburn sun·burn (sŭn’bûrn’)
Inflammation and erythema of the skin, often with blistering, caused by overexposure to the ultraviolet rays of direct sunlight.
noun 1. a burst of sunlight; a sudden shining of the sun through rifted clouds. 2. a firework, piece of jewelry, ornament, or the like, resembling the sun with rays issuing in all directions. adjective 3. Sewing. sewn or made to resemble a sunburst; having the rays or lines of design flared from a central […]
noun 1. a city in E central Pennsylvania.
/ˈsʌnbərɪ; -brɪ/ noun 1. a town in SE England, in N Surrey. Pop: 27 415 (2001)
noun a decorative piece of glass, mineral, or other see-through material that is hung in a window to bring in and disperse the sun’s rays on the walls of a room