Meaning of sweatbox in English:


Pronunciation /ˈswɛtbɒks/

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  • A very hot or confined place in which a person is liable to sweat.

    ‘simmering in my airless sweatbox of a room, I decided to buy an air-conditioning unit’
    • ‘it's hot in the city, hotter still in this subterranean sweatbox’