Definition of “steamy” - English Dictionary

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“steamy” in British English

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uk /ˈstiː.mi/ us /ˈstiː.mi/

filled with steam, or hot and wet like steam:

a steamy kitchen/bathroom

informal sexually exciting or including a lot of sexual activity:

a steamy love scene
His new novel is advertised as his steamiest yet.

(Definition of “steamy” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“steamy” in American English

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us /ˈsti·mi/

filled with steam:

By the time Hannah finished her shower, the bathroom was all steamy.

infml Steamy also means having to do with sex.

(Definition of “steamy” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)