Definition of 'tropical'
Example sentences containing 'tropical'
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It follows success in tests on mice with antibodies from people previously infected with the tropical disease. The Sun (2016)He said sepsis was not spotted at first, and at one point a rare tropical disease was considered. The Sun (2016)Set within five acres of tropical gardens on the beach, the hotel has 117 bungalows. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Boris Skiing or tropical island? Times, Sunday Times (2016)They fit a teaching schedule around families as they shuttle between tropical islands, luxurious destinations and the global playgrounds of the super-rich. Times, Sunday Times (2016)More and more players may catch tropical diseases. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Holidays in hot and tropical climes can carry a risk of exotic diseases. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We lose millions of acres of tropical forest a year. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It ran into tropical storm and vanished from radar screens. The Sun (2009)My friend was given some tropical fish. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It is now barely worthwhile for multinationals to fund research into tropical diseases. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Fish farms showcase some of the most exotic tropical fish. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They were hit by the sort of downpour that would not have looked out of place in a tropical rain forest. The Sun (2012)During the humid, tropical nights the insects then feast on sleeping humans. The Sun (2008)The hotel sits in stunning, lush tropical gardens. The Sun (2010)There would be tropical islands, rustling palms and dusky maidens. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It has taken 13 men and shipwrecked them on a tropical island. Times, Sunday Times (2014)THE royal newlyweds are expected to begin their honeymoon this week on a tropical island. The Sun (2011)Built in Victorian times, they house an exotic array of tropical plants in humid conditions. The Sun (2008)The journey to the idyllic tropical garden took 23 hours from London. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But music that's doubtless perfect for hot tropical nights loses something when transplanted to a grubby old English winter. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It has just 18 villas and suites, an infinity pool and a small restaurant set in lush tropical gardens. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Hurricanes feed on warm, humid air over tropical seas and as the storm clouds release vast amounts of energy they drive the hurricane's frenzy of winds. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'tropical'
British English: tropical /ˈtrɒpɪkl/ ADJECTIVE
Tropical means belonging to or typical of the tropics.
- American English: tropical
- Arabic: اِسْتِوَائِيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: tropical
- Chinese: 热带的
- Croatian: tropski
- Czech: tropický
- Danish: tropisk
- Dutch: tropisch
- European Spanish: tropical
- Finnish: trooppinen
- French: tropical
- German: tropisch
- Greek: τροπικός
- Italian: tropicale
- Japanese: 熱帯の
- Korean: 열대성의
- Norwegian: tropisk
- Polish: tropikalny
- European Portuguese: tropical
- Romanian: tropical
- Russian: тропический
- Spanish: tropical
- Swedish: tropisk
- Thai: เกี่ยวกับเขตร้อน
- Turkish: tropik
- Ukrainian: тропічний
- Vietnamese: nhiệt đới
Nearby words of 'tropical'
Definition of tropical from the Collins English Dictionary
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