torrid
Pronunciation
  • (America) IPA: /ˈtɔɹɪd/
  • (NYC) IPA: /ˈtɑɹɪd/
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈtɒɹɪd/
Adjective

torrid (comparative torrider, superlative torridest)

  1. Very hot and dry.
  2. Full of intense emotions arising from sexual love; ardent and passionate.
    a torrid love scene in a film or novel
  3. Full of difficulty.
Related terms Translations
  • French: torride
  • Portuguese: tórrido
  • Russian: паля́щий
  • Spanish: torrido
Translations
  • French: torride
  • Portuguese: tórrido
  • Russian: горя́чий
  • Spanish: torrido



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