Word:

Sultry

Sul´try   Pronunciation: sŭl´trŷ
a.1.Very hot, burning, and oppressive; as, Libya's sultry deserts.
2.Very hot and humid, or hot, close, stagnant, and oppressive, as air.
Adj.1.sultry - sexually exciting or gratifying; "sensual excesses"; "a sultry look"; "a sultry dance"
Synonyms: sensual
2.sultry - characterized by oppressive heat and humidity; "the summer was sultry and oppressive"; "the stifling atmosphere"; "the sulfurous atmosphere preceding a thunderstorm"
3.sultry - burning hot; extremely and unpleasantly hot; "the torrid noonday sun"; "sultry sands of the dessert"
Synonyms: torrid
Fescennine, Rabelaisian, airless, baking, bawdy, blue, breathless, broiling, burning, damp, dirty, erotic, filthy, foul, foul-mouthed, foul-spoken, foul-tongued, fulsome, humid, impure, ithyphallic, lewd, livid, lurid, lustful, lusty, moist, mucky, muggy, nasty, obscene, offensive, oppressive, passionate, pornographic, provocative, raunchy, red-hot, ribald, salacious, scorching, scurrile, scurrilous, seductive, sensationalistic, sensual, sexy, sizzling, smoking-room, smothering, smudgy, smutty, soggy, steaming, steamy, sticky, stifling, stuffy, suffocating, sweltering, sweltry, tabloid, torrid, unchaste, unclean, unprintable, unrepeatable, vile, voluptuous
Translate Sultry to Spanish, Translate Sultry to German, Translate Sultry to French
Browse
Sulpician
Sultan
Sultan flower
Sultan of Swat
Sultan-red
Sultana
Sultana bird
Sultanate
Sultanate of Oman
Sultaness
Sultanic
Sultanry
Sultanship
Sultany
Sultrily
Sultriness
-- Sultry --
Sulu
Sum
sum of money
sum of products type
sum total
sum up
Sumac
sumac family
sumach
Sumatra
Sumatra leaf
Sumatran
Sumbul
SUMC
Sumer
Sumerian
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home