The definition of torrid is hot and dry or full of difficulty and challenges, or something full of passion and emotion caused by sexual desire.(adjective)
See torrid in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L torridus < torrere, to dry: see thirst
See torrid in American Heritage Dictionary 4
adjective tor·rid·er, tor·rid·est
Origin: Latin torridus
Origin: , from torrēre, to parch; see ters- in Indo-European roots.
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