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EtymologyEdit

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

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AdjectiveEdit

torrid (comparative torrider, superlative torridest)

  1. Very hot and dry.
  2. Full of intense emotions arising from sexual love; ardent and passionate.
    a torrid love scene in a film or novel
  3. Full of difficulty.

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VerbEdit

torrid

  1. (literary) imperfect/conditional impersonal of torri

MutationEdit

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.