Usage examples for tanned

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. His skin was deeply tanned. – The Galaxy Primes by Edward Elmer Smith
  4. Two tanned farmers are discussing quotations and general conditions in a matter- of- fact way. – Deep Furrows by Hopkins Moorhouse
  5. Finally he seized the bull by the horns, so to speak, and his tanned face grew red. – Sundown Slim by Henry Hubert Knibbs
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. Her round, tanned face- she had lately come back from a secret mission to Algiers- formed a comical contrast to her mass of dyed golden hair, which stood out round her head and neck like a halo. – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  9. 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
  10. Coventry was silent a moment, while a slow flush rose under his sun- tanned skin. – The Vision of Desire by Margaret Pedler
  11. Trigger stretched slim tanned arms over her head and grinned. – Legacy by James H Schmitz
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. She was deeply tanned by the sun. – The Cricket by Marjorie Cooke
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. One evening old Haukemah received from the women the bear's robe fully tanned. – The Silent Places by Steward Edward White
  19. 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
  20. The Spanish giant felt the insult keenly; I saw him go pale under his tanned skin. – Abbé Aubain and Mosaics by Prosper Mérimée