English version

tan in Human topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishtantan1 /tæn/ verb (tanned, tanning)  1 [intransitive, transitive]HBH if you tan, or if the sun tans you, your skin becomes darker because you spend time in the sun She has a pale skin which doesn’t tan easily.2 [transitive]TIM to make animal skin into leather by treating it with tannin (=a kind of acid)→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
tanIn the four days he seemed to have filled out and tanned.Chrome leather: leather which is tanned solely with chromium salts.We cut the fur, tan the hides, and sew them.I don't tan well - I just get red.