noun[mass noun] British
A creamy preparation spread over the skin to protect it from sunburn: the report advises the use of suncream and wide-brimmed hats [count noun]: look for suncreams specially formulated for babies and children
More example sentences
- Another thing to bear in mind is that the majority of people using sunbeds are less likely to use a suncream to protect their skin against UV radiation.
- Macho attitudes about sunbathing and suncream are costing Scotsmen their lives, a skin cancer expert has warned.
- I am astonished at the number of people who don't wear hats or bother with suncream.