[ steem-hee-tid ]

  1. heated by steam.

Origin of steam-heated

An Americanism dating back to 1880–85

Words Nearby steam-heated Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use steam-heated in a sentence

  • Handicaps of a severe winter climate are overcome and frozen logs are thawed in a steam-heated pond.

  • The steam-heated hotel, with running water everywhere, is a rarity in France, as indeed it is in England.

    The Automobilist Abroad | M. F. (Milburg Francisco) Mansfield
  • In the steam-heated apartment It had been locked in a closet, which in an upright position It fitted nicely.

    Bunker Bean | Harry Leon Wilson
  • The next morning at eight-thirty the door of the steam-heated apartment resounded to sharp knocking.

    Bunker Bean | Harry Leon Wilson
  • I see you advertise three 'large and commodious steam-heated sample rooms in connection.'

    Roast Beef, Medium | Edna Ferber