Also found in: Thesaurus.
adj. swel·tri·er, swel·tri·est
Switch to new thesaurus
|Adj.||1.||sweltry - excessively hot and humid or marked by sweating and faintness; "a sweltering room"; "sweltering athletes"|
hot - 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; "hot stove"; "hot water"; "a hot August day"; "a hot stuffy room"; "she's hot and tired"; "a hot forehead"