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Synonyms for sultry
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sensual, sultry(adj)

    sexually exciting or gratifying

    "sensual excesses"; "a sultry look"; "a sultry dance"

    Synonyms:
    sensual, sulphurous, sulfurous, stifling, animal(a), fleshly, carnal

    Antonyms:
    cold

  2. sultry, stifling, sulfurous, sulphurous(adj)

    characterized by oppressive heat and humidity

    "the summer was sultry and oppressive"; "the stifling atmosphere"; "the sulfurous atmosphere preceding a thunderstorm"

    Synonyms:
    caustic, acerbic, blistering, acid, sensual, sulphurous, sulfurous, stifling, bitter, acrid, virulent, vitriolic, acerb

    Antonyms:
    cold

Wiktionary

  1. sultry(adjective)

    hot and humid

    Synonyms:
    muggy

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. sultry

    Synonyms:
    close, oppressive, depressing

    Antonyms:
    open, fresh, invigorating, bracing, elastic, exhilarating, breezy

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sultry(a.)

    Synonyms:
    hot and close, warm and damp

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "sultry":

    sensuous, sensual

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How to use sultry in a sentence?

  1. Anuj Somany:

    There must be a valid and solid reason as why Invisible God has given us all sort of season. So, it is sometimes better to be under a natural sultry sun than live often in an artificial environment of refrigeration.

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