torrid

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin torridus, from torreō (parch, scorch).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

torrid (comparative more torrid, superlative most torrid)

  1. Very hot and dry.
  2. Full of intense emotions arising from sexual love; ardent and passionate.
  3. Full of difficulty.

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Translations[edit]


Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

torrid

  1. (literary) imperfect / conditional impersonal of torri

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
torrid dorrid nhorrid thorrid
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.