Definitions for sultry

Definitions for (adj) sultry

Main entry: stifling, sulfurous, sulphurous, sultry

Definition: characterized by oppressive heat and humidity

Usage: the summer was sultry and oppressive; the stifling atmosphere; the sulfurous atmosphere preceding a thunderstorm

Main entry: sultry, sensual

Definition: sexually exciting or gratifying

Usage: sensual excesses; a sultry look; a sultry dance

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