To better see all uses of the word
The Awakening
please enable javascript.

Used In
The Awakening
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • He had detected the latent sensuality, which unfolded under his delicate sense of her nature’s requirements like a torpid, torrid, sensitive blossom.

  • There are no more uses of "torrid" in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • And then after a horrendous dry spell, I met Katherine XVI on the roof deck of a hotel in Newark, New Jersey, during an Academic Decathlon tournament in October of my junior year, and we had about as wild and torrid an affair as you can possibly have over the course of fourteen hours at an Academic Decathlon tournament, which is to say that at one point we had to kick her three roommates out of her hotel room so we could make out properly, but then even after I emerged from the…
    John Green  --  An Abundance of Katherines
  • Miri preferred her movies torrid and dark.
    Judy Blume  --  In the Unlikely Event

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading