GRE Word List


very hot and humid : sweltering

The meaning of the word sultry is very hot and humid : sweltering.

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scintillateto emit sparks : spark
eddya current of water or air running contrary to the main current
contentiouslikely to cause disagreement or argument
fetishan object (such as a small stone carving of an animal) believed to have magical power to protect or aid its owner
chaffthe seed coverings and other debris separated from the seed in threshing grain
discomfitto put into a state of perplexity and embarrassment : disconcert
flutedhaving or marked by grooves
predatoran organism that primarily obtains food by the killing and consuming of other organisms : an organism that lives by predation
briskkeenly alert : lively