Weather related

torrid
(adj)
TAWR-id
Meaning

1. hot; scorching

1st Sample Sentence

1. During the torrid heat of the first months of the year, the sun burns the fields and mountainsides yellow and brown.

2nd Meaning

2. passionate

2nd Sample Sentence

2. Their relationship began with a torrid love affair, which soon led to marriage.

Root

torrere (to parch) (Latin)

Antonyms

glacial

Mnemonics

"Tour" + "Rid" You got rid of the tour because it was to hot outside. torturously arid or hot & arid=torrid My girlfriend thought i was lookin torrid (HOT) in my new silky shirt so she just came up and TORE IT OFF!!!! (SOUNDS LIKE TORID)

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