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sultry
Used In
All Quiet on the Western Front
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as in: a sultry afternoon Define
hot and humid
  • In the evening it grows sultry and the heat rises from the earth.

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  • It was a sultry afternoon. I could barely breath.
  • The forecast is for another round of overnight storms followed by another sultry day.

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as in: a sultry afternoon Define
hot and humid
as in: a sultry voice Define
expressing or arousing sensual desire -- especially in reference to a woman's appearance or voice
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