Definition of tan

You can find definition of tan below. Words can have several meanings depending on the context. Their meaning may vary depending on where they are used. Please choose approriate definition according to part of speech and context. We have found 6 different definitions of tan. tan is a 3 letter word. It starts with t and ends with n.

  • tan

    noun state

    a browning of the skin resulting from exposure to the rays of the sun

  • tan

    noun attribute

    a light brown the color of topaz

  • tangent

    noun relation

    ratio of the opposite to the adjacent side of a right-angled triangle

  • tan

    verb change

    treat skins and hides with tannic acid so as to convert them into leather

  • tan

    verb body

    get a tan, from wind or sun

  • tan

    adj all

    of a light yellowish-brown color

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