Synonyms of sweltering
hotDictionary • It was an unimpressive contest in sweltering heat.
hot • It was too hot even for a gentle stroll.
burning • the burning desert of central Asia
boiling • It's boiling in here.
baking • the baking Jordanian desert
roasting • Not all of Britain was roasting in the nineties today.
stifling • The stifling heat of the little room was beginning to make me nauseous.
scorching • It was a scorching day.
oppressive • The oppressive afternoon heat had quite tired him out.
humid • Visitors can expect hot and humid conditions.
torrid • the torrid heat of a Spanish summer
sultry • The climax came one sultry August evening.
airless • a dark, airless room
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airlessIf a place is airless, there is no fresh air in it.
• a dark, airless room
bakingYou can use baking to describe weather or a place that is very hot indeed.
• the baking Jordanian desert
boilingSomething that is boiling or boiling hot is very hot.
• It's boiling in here.
Thesaurus for sweltering from the Collins English Thesaurus