muggy muggy  /ˈmə ɡi/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) hot or warm and humid

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The worst riot of the decade erupted on a muggy night when police raided an after-hours drinking club.
  2. It was hot and muggy, and the place was filled with exhausted-looking patients trying to escape the heat in non-air-conditioned wards.

News

  1. Gusts won’t drive off muggy heat

    Strong breezes are coming Wednesday, but don’t expect them to bring much relief from the muggy heat.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Kansas City Star

  2. Houston Forecast: Muggy, isolated rain on Tuesday

    HOUSTON -- Tuesday brings us another hot and muggy day in southeast Texas with a chance for afternoon showers, said KHOU 11 News Meteorologist Chita Johnson. In the early morning hours we only dipped down into the mid-70s. This afternoon we’ll top out around 94 degrees with a  30-percent chance for stray showers and isolated thunderstorms. “We’re seeing a pretty similar setup to the day we had ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: KHOU 11 Houston

  3. Familiar forecast: Hot, muggy, chance for afternoon storms

    TAMPA - Hot, muggy with a chance for afternoon thunderstorms. It's a typical summertime forecast for the Tampa Bay area, so today's weather should be familiar.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Tampa Tribune

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