Examples of sweltering in a Sentence
the air conditioning was broken, and it was sweltering in the office
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The audience rises from their seats as the judge brings a start to their hearing this Wednesday morning, one of many the pair has spent not in a newsroom, but in the sweltering heat of a Yangon courthouse.
There are sweltering August afternoons, when the fragile air conditioning unit barely musters a whisper of a breeze.
In sweltering heat, demonstrators waved signs praising Jesus for delivering them from addiction.
With no electricity for days after the storm, eight residents died in the sweltering heat on Sept. 13, three days after the air conditioning went out.
Thousands of patients and staff were trapped in the sweltering hospital, lacking food and water — 183 patients at the Memorial Medical Centre, and 55 at Life Care, the center that provided long-term treatment for aging and sick patients.
On the heels of a tentative settlement agreement over sweltering conditions in a geriatric lock-up in Navasota, the Texas prison system over the weekend moved more than 1,100 inmates back to the unit targeted by a federal lawsuit.
As inevitably happens in August, a sweltering heat with the tactility of dog's breath had come over Houston when Raja Chari reported to the Johnson Space Center.
Johnson and Ladd won the drive to Silver Lake by more than a half-hour, cool and comfortable, texting out a gloating pic of a sweaty beer pitcher while the rest of the field plodded across the state in sweltering August heat.
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Definition of sweltering for English Language Learners
: very hot
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