Synonyms for torrid

Synonyms for (adjective) torrid

Synonyms: torrid

Definition: extremely hot

Usage: the torrid noonday sun; sultry sands of the dessert

Similar words: hot

Definition: used of physical heat; having a high or higher than desirable temperature or giving off heat or feeling or causing a sensation of heat or burning

Usage: hot stove; hot water; a hot August day; a hot stuffy room; she's hot and tired; a hot forehead


Synonyms: torrid

Definition: emotionally charged and vigorously energetic

Usage: a torrid dance; torrid jazz bands; hot trumpets and torrid rhythms

Similar words: hot

Definition: extended meanings; especially of psychological heat; marked by intensity or vehemence especially of passion or enthusiasm

Usage: a hot temper; a hot topic; a hot new book; a hot love affair; a hot argument


Synonyms: ardent, perfervid, torrid, impassioned, fervent, fervid, fiery

Definition: characterized by intense emotion

Usage: ardent love; an ardent lover; a fervent desire to change society; a fervent admirer; fiery oratory; an impassioned appeal; a torrid love affair

Similar words: passionate

Definition: having or expressing strong emotions