Origin of sunburn
back-formation from sunburned, from sun + burned
First Known Use: 1530
Rhymes with sunburn
Simple Definition of sunburn
: a condition in which your skin becomes sore and red from too much sunlight
Full Definition of sunburn
: inflammation of the skin caused by overexposure to ultraviolet radiation especially from sunlight
Examples of sunburn
He has a bad sunburn.
Use sunscreen to prevent sunburn.
First Known Use of sunburn
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