- The definition of tropical is something related to the tropics - the warm, hot areas located between the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn.
Warm and humid weather often associated with the tropics is an example of tropical weather.
tropical definition by Webster's New World
- of, in, characteristic of, or suitable for the tropics
- very hot; sultry
Origin: Classical Latin tropicus ; from Classical Greek tropikosRare of, or having the nature of, a trope; figurative
- tropically adverb
tropical definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Of, occurring in, or characteristic of the Tropics.
- Hot and humid; torrid.
- tropˈi·cal·ly adverb