Meaning of sirocco
Pronunciation: (su-rok'ō), [key]
— pl. -cos.
- a hot, dry, dustladen wind blowing from northern Africa and affecting parts of southern Europe.
- a warm, sultry south or southeast wind accompanied by rain, occurring in the same regions.
- any hot, oppressive wind, esp. one in the warm sector of a cyclone.
- sirocco (Thesaurus)