What Does Torrid Mean?


It means parched or scorched with the heat of the sun.
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[tawr-id, tor-]
subject to parching or burning heat, especially of the sun, as a geographical area: the torrid sands of the Sahara.
oppressively hot, parching, or burning, as climate, weather, or air.
ardent; passionate: a torrid love story.
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