adjective, sultrier, sultriest.
oppressively hot and close or moist; sweltering:
a sultry day.
oppressively hot; emitting great heat:
the sultry sun.
characterized by or associated with sweltering heat:
sultry work in the fields.
characterized by or arousing passion:
adjective -trier, -triest
(of weather or climate) oppressively hot and humid
characterized by or emitting oppressive heat
displaying or suggesting passion; sensual: sultry eyes
noun, plural Sulus (especially collectively) Sulu. 1. a member of the most numerous tribe of Moros, living chiefly in the Sulu Archipelago.
noun 1. an island group in the SW Philippines, separating the Sulawesi Sea from the Sulu Sea. 1086 sq. mi. (2813 sq. km). Capital: Jolo. Sulu Archipelago /ˈsuːluː/ noun 1. a chain of over 500 islands in the SW Philippines, separating the Sulu Sea from the Celebes Sea: formerly a sultanate, ceded to the Philippines […]
noun 1. a sea in the W Pacific, between the SW Philippines and Borneo. noun 1. part of the W Pacific between Borneo and the central Philippines
noun 1. the aggregate of two or more numbers, magnitudes, quantities, or particulars as determined by or as if by the mathematical process of addition: The sum of 6 and 8 is 14. 2. a particular aggregate or total, especially with reference to money: The expenses came to an enormous sum. 3. an indefinite amount […]