stifling hot

Definition of stifling hot

:very hot
  • stifling hot weather

Word by Word Definitions

stifle play stifling
  1. : the joint next above the hock in the hind leg of a quadruped (such as a horse or dog) corresponding to the human knee — see horse illustration

  1. : to kill by depriving of oxygen : suffocate

  2. : smother

  3. : muffle

hot play
  1. : having a relatively high temperature

  2. : capable of giving a sensation of heat or of burning, searing, or scalding

  3. : having heat in a degree exceeding normal body heat

  1. : hotly

  2. : fast, quickly

  1. : a period of relatively high temperature : a period of heat

  2. : one that is hot (such as a hot meal or a horse just after a workout)

  3. : strong sexual desire

  1. : heat, warm


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