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Usage examples for tanned

  1. Trigger stretched slim tanned arms over her head and grinned. – Legacy by James H Schmitz
  2. Coventry was silent a moment, while a slow flush rose under his sun- tanned skin. – The Vision of Desire by Margaret Pedler
  3. His thin lips twisted into a cynical smile- a smile that added an unpleasant touch to the clean- cut weather- tanned features. – Prairie Flowers by James B. Hendryx
  4. Two tanned farmers are discussing quotations and general conditions in a matter- of- fact way. – Deep Furrows by Hopkins Moorhouse
  5. His tanned face was as clear as a fine brown porcelain, his eye bright, and his muscles rippled up under his skin with elastic power. – The Valiants of Virginia by Hallie Erminie Rives
  6. His face, hands and arms were tanned a deep brown, as also was his chest, where the shirt opened from the throat. – The Sweep Winner by Nat Gould
  7. Finally he seized the bull by the horns, so to speak, and his tanned face grew red. – Sundown Slim by Henry Hubert Knibbs
  8. The girl regarded him gravely a moment with the faint warmth still showing in her sun- tanned cheeks, and then looked away towards the sliding water. – A Damaged Reputation by Harold Bindloss
  9. She was deeply tanned by the sun. – The Cricket by Marjorie Cooke
  10. They have little field tents made of the hides of the cows, tanned and greased, very well made, in which they live while they travel around near the cows, moving with these. – Colorado--The Bright Romance of American History by F. C. Grable
  11. The idea was that in the bright sunlight hours they would be buttoned up to let our knees feel the breeze and get tanned but in the evening they would be worn at full length to frustrate the mosquitoes. – Coming of Age: 1939-1946 by John Cox
  12. The young man could only see her bare, sun- tanned arms stretching out right and left to seize some overlooked weed. – The Fortune of the Rougons by Emile Zola
  13. Beany, used to his brother, lay flat in the grass and tipped his hat over his tanned face. – The Boy Scouts on a Submarine by Captain John Blaine
  14. He was tanned a fine brown, which became him well. – The Lure of the Dim Trails by by (AKA B. M. Sinclair) B. M. Bower
  15. Aunt Frances hugged Betsy again and again and exclaimed about her having grown so big and tall and fat- she didn't say brown too, although you could see that she was thinking that, as she looked through her veil at Betsy's tanned face and down at the contrast between her own pretty, white fingers and Betsy's leather- colored, muscular little hands. – Understood Betsy by Dorothy Canfield
  16. One evening old Haukemah received from the women the bear's robe fully tanned. – The Silent Places by Steward Edward White
  17. His skin was deeply tanned. – The Galaxy Primes by Edward Elmer Smith
  18. The Spanish giant felt the insult keenly; I saw him go pale under his tanned skin. – Abbé Aubain and Mosaics by Prosper Mérimée
  19. Their complexions ranged in shade from the swarthy sun- tanned cheeks of border veterans to the clear pink skins of city youngsters. – "And they thought we wouldn't fight" by Floyd Gibbons
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