1. hot; scorching
1. During the torrid heat of the first months of the year, the sun burns the fields and mountainsides yellow and brown.
2. Their relationship began with a torrid love affair, which soon led to marriage.
torrere (to parch) (Latin)
"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)