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steamy

mod. lewd; sensuous; passionate. Hank and Bess were having a steamy session on the couch.
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For me in the year 2001, to be transported across the Pacific from the smothering steaminess of post-monsoon Mumbai to the super-wide highways and the gasoline-tinged dry air of southern California qualified as a major dislocation.
It's mesmerizing balance of steaminess and melancholy made 'Blue Valentine
Off to the sides there were modern malls, flagship stores, and ubiquitous supermarkets, yet in places an old pub or faiade give a lingering impression of an earlier, more colourful side of steaminess.
I find the steaminess and yearning all too obvious, but never mind.
Let your naturally hot steaminess seep out this August.
Fans buzzed about the eroticism, steaminess and believability of the drama induced piece.
On the reality show, you laugh at Bruno Tonioli's flamboyant assessment of someone's sexual steaminess on the dance floor, then phone in your own vote.
But yeah, I get to bring a bit of the steaminess into the show but it's still tasteful steaminess for the 8pm slot.
Yet Johansson says the steaminess of the scenes were lost on her during filming in Barcelona.