Definition of humid adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

humid

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˈhjuːmɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈhjuːmɪd//
 
Other geographic regions, Describing geographic regions
 
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(of the air or climate) warm and damp These ferns will grow best in a humid atmosphere. The island is hot and humid in the summer. They were not prepared for the humid heat of the tropical forest. The day was hot and humid. The weather had become very humid. See related entries: Other geographic regions, Describing geographic regions Word Origin late Middle English: from French humide or Latin humidus, from humere ‘be moist’.
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