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sweltering

[swel-ter-ing] /ˈswɛl tər ɪŋ/
adjective
1.
suffering oppressive heat.
2.
characterized by oppressive heat; sultry.
Origin
1565-1575
1565-75; swelter + -ing2
Related forms
swelteringly, adverb
unsweltering, adjective
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sweltering

/ˈswɛltərɪŋ/
adjective
1.
oppressively hot and humid: a sweltering day
Derived Forms
swelteringly, adverb
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