sultry


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sexually exciting or gratifying

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characterized by oppressive heat and humidity

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Nor did it shed any light on the identity of the sultry bodhisattva.
Now on counter, the range aims to ensure a hot tropical look with sultry black, coffee and ginger eyes.
Her flawless skin and sultry make-up give the smouldering, sex kitten look which attracted toyboy Ashton Kutcher, 26.
Looking more like a dark smoky jazz club than a theatre cafe, the room was quickly filled with the sultry sounds of Sheena Davis and her group.
The Black Enterprise/Pepsi Golf & Tennis Challenge is your passport to a sultry, swinging summer's end.
Dim the lights and create a beautiful boudoir filled with sultry textures and seductive colours.
McKinney-Whetstone, the best selling author of Tumbling (Touchstone Books, April 1997) and two other novels, delivers a well-nuanced tale against the backdrop of sultry summer nights, block parties, black boys singing doo-wop on the street comers and the boiling racial tension that marked the '60s.
The Tenth Circle, Mempo Giardinelli's second novel to be translated into English, is similar to his more successful Sultry Moon, which topped Argentina's best-sellers list for twenty-seven weeks and won Mexico's National Book Award in 1999.
It was early spring," the passage begins, "warm and sultry glowed the afternoon.
Relish was notable for many reasons, but chief was the fact that her soulful and sultry alto wrapped itself around lyrics that had God as a reference point.
After working in the theatre, the sultry Hollywood star made her film debut opposite Humphrey Bogart producing the memorable line: 'If you want anything, just whistle'.
Across the stations, the average number of sultry nights went from 8 per year in the early 1950s to 16 per year in the 1990s.
Think Gena Rowlands in Cassavetes' Woman Under the Influence or Larry Clark's girls next door - all hormones and teen lust, sultry in their barely contained rebellion.
LOS ANGELES -- Arizona-based sultry singer-songwriter Wensday debuted at #1 Most Added on this week's FMQB AC chart with her rendition of Alice Cooper's "Only Women Bleed" with a total of 13 adds.