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"sweltering" in British English

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swelteringadjective

uk   /ˈswel.tər.ɪŋ/  us   /-tɚ-/
extremely and ​uncomfortablyhot: In the ​summer, it's sweltering in the ​smallerclassrooms.
(Definition of sweltering from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sweltering" in American English

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swelteringadjective

 us   /ˈswel·tər·ɪŋ/
extremelyhot: a sweltering ​summerday
(Definition of sweltering from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sweltering”
in Chinese (Simplified) 热极了,热得难受的…
in Turkish bunaltıcı/boğucu sıcak…
in Russian знойный, душный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 熱極了,熱得難受…
in Polish parny, skwarny…
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