swelterSWEL-terverb:: to overcome with heat

"After the first of three services was dismissed, the mass of humanity which had squished its way into the sweltering interior of the small church poured onto the school grounds . . ." (Mildred D. Taylor, Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry)

india Updated: Apr 17, 2006 11:22 IST

First Published: Apr 17, 2006 11:22 IST