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Torrid meaning in English

Meaning of Torrid in English

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Torrid

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Adjective

1. ardent, fervent, fervid, fiery, impassioned, perfervid, torrid

characterized by intense emotion

Example Sentences:
'ardent love'
'an ardent lover'
'a fervent desire to change society'
'a fervent admirer'
'fiery oratory'
'an impassioned appeal'
'a torrid love affair'

2. torrid

emotionally charged and vigorously energetic

Example Sentences:
'a torrid dance'
'torrid jazz bands'
'hot trumpets and torrid rhythms'

3. torrid

extremely hot

Example Sentences:
'the torrid noonday sun'
'sultry sands of the dessert'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Torrid

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adjective
1. 
so hot and dry as to parch or scorch
2. 
arid or parched
3. 
highly charged emotionally
a torrid love scene

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Torrid

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adjective
1. 
dried by or subjected to intense heat, esp. of the sun; scorched; parched; arid
2. 
so hot as to be parching or oppressive; scorching
3. 
highly passionate, ardent, zealous, etc.

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


Torrid

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adj. tor·rid·er, tor·rid·est
1.
a. Parched with the heat of the sun; intensely hot: a torrid afternoon.
b. Scorching; burning: the torrid noonday sun.
2. Passionate; ardent: a torrid love scene.
3. Hurried; rapid: set a torrid pace; torrid economic growth.

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