Definition of spray tan in English:

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spray tan

noun

1A beauty treatment in which the body is sprayed with a product containing chemicals that react with the skin to produce an artificial suntan: I get a spray tan about once a week at a local salon
More example sentences
  • Today Breanna went to a tanning place in her hometown of Fayetteville, Arkansas to get a spray tan.
  • It's practically ritual at some mags for the girls to duck off on a Thursday afternoon for a spray tan in their lunch breaks.
  • Their facials and skin treatment, as well as the sunbed and spray tans are in huge demand.
1.1An artificial suntan: her sequins and spray tan have been replaced by a hooded jumper and leggings
More example sentences
  • Was it a spray tan, a fake tan, or had he, as he insisted, just been sitting in his back garden?
  • He has a rich mahogany spray tan.
  • Lauren was joined on her day in the sun by co-star Jessica Wright, who showed off her deep spray tan in a luminous pink bikini.

Derivatives

spray-tanned

adjective
Example sentences
  • He's surrounded by a cavalcade of spray-tanned stars.
  • Tom has to take everything to extremes, so he has to have the best spray-tanned abs available.
  • At the Mount, a gormless City Council has authorized the construction of countless apartment towers, which over the summer months play host to many a spray-tanned Aucklander.
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