Noun(1) a browning of the skin resulting from exposure to the rays of the sun(2) redness of the skin caused by exposure to the rays of the sun
Verb(1) get a sunburn by overexposure to the sun
(1) Arthritis, asthma and severe skin reactions to poison ivy or sunburn are just some of the disorders these drugs treat.(2) Taking too much off at once starves the roots and may cause new lower leaves to sunburn .(3) It is common in people who have red hair and in those who sunburn .(4) A sunscreen with a SPF of 15 allows one to be outdoors for up to 15 times longer before the skin would sunburn .(5) One severe sunburn early in life doubles the chances of future malignant melanoma.(6) Sun exposure in childhood and having more than one blistering sunburn in childhood are associated with an increased risk of melanoma.(7) Scores of Scots, including several children, needed hospital treatment for severe sunburn during last week's spell of hot weather.(8) One problem with tretinoin is increased sensitivity to sunburn .(9) Finally, a man was admitted to hospital with severe sunburn .(10) For example, a severe sunburn with peeling skin shows p53 in action causing programmed cell death of the skin.(11) Medical authorities recommend such measures to reduce the risk of sunburn and potential skin cancer due to prolonged exposure to the sun.(12) UVB causes sunburn and plays a significant role in skin cancers called basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma.(13) We do know that adults with light skin, light colored hair and eyes, and those who sunburn easily are most likely to get skin cancer.(14) Silicon and other minerals in oats help relieve the itching and inflammation of sunburn , says Cox.(15) While not as common as sunburn , skin cancer is also caused by over exposure to the sun and can be prevented by the same methods.(16) These health effects include sunburn , skin cancer, cataracts and immune suppression.
(1) sunburn :: sonbrand
1. tan ::
2. suntan ::
3. burn ::
4. burn ::
Word Example from TV Shows
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...he got such a bad SUNBURN,
we had to cut him out of it.
The Big Bang Theory Season 8, Episode 9
If Raj dies, it'll be from frostbite,
gangrene, acute SUNBURN...
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 23
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