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English definition of “sultry”

sultry

adjective uk   /ˈsʌl.tri/ us  

sultry adjective (WARM)

(of weather) uncomfortably warm and with air that is slightly wetSultriness and humidityHot and heat

sultry adjective (SEXY)

(especially of a woman's face or voice) sexually attractive in a way that suggests sexual desire: She's the sultry blonde in that new chocolate commercial.Sexual attractionAttractive
sultriness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
Sultriness and humidityHot and heatBeauty and attractiveness
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