humid humid  /ˈhju məd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) containing or characterized by a great deal of water vapor

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. But if you live in a humid climate, say, the moisture that encourages bacteria and fungi means that growing without pesticides is much more risky, expensive and rare.
  2. In our darkened, humid rooms, we huddled in dismay at the way our ancestral Japan had put a curse on all Japanese living in Hawaii.
  3. The weather was humid but not unusual as Flight 123 lifted off runway C-15-L at Haneda and climbed through a light cloud cover.

News

  1. Less humid today

    It will be a mild and less humid day. Temperatures will be slightly cooler with highs in the upper 70s to low 80s.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Herald Bulletin

  2. First Alert Weather: Hot and humid trend continues

    Thursday brings more hot and humid conditions with a high temperature of about 89 degrees and a chance of some scattered storms, some of which could produce some heavy rain. The atmosphere remains quite saturated around South Florida, and more of the same is expected Friday. WPBF FIRST ALERT WEATHER:  Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Get Alerts ALSO:  Radar  |  Forecast  |  Maps Slightly drier air will ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WPBF Palm Beach

  3. Hot and humid with lower rain chances

    Bay area residents can expect another hot and humid day Thursday with lower rain chances. According
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Bay News 9 Tampa Bay

Quotes

  1. "It's hot. It's humid. It's gross," American Paula Creamer said. "You know, this golf course just eats you alive mentally."
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Paula Creamer Source: AFP

  2. "It's warmer than Florida but nowhere near as humid, which is nice," said Woods. "That's one of the reasons why you run all those miles out here in the heat and stay in decent shape."
    on Aug 9, 2007 By: Tiger Wood Source: Sports Network

  3. "It's just tough to play a game that was, especially in a building like this where the ice is horrendous, where it's humid and hot," Giguere said. "It's just terrible ice, terrible and humid. At least if you have good quality ice, you might...
    on Dec 26, 2006 By: Jean-Sebastien Giguere Source: USA Today

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