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  Definition of hot
  1. marked by excited activity; "a hot week on the stock market"
  2. charged or energized with electricity; "a hot wire"; "a live wire"
  3. having or dealing with dangerously high levels of radioactivity; "hot fuel rods"; "a hot laboratory"
  4. of a seeker; near to the object sought; "you''re getting warm"; "hot on the trail"
  5. having or showing great eagerness or enthusiasm; "hot for travel"
  6. very fast; "a blistering pace"; "got off to a hot start"; "in hot pursuit"; "a red-hot line drive"
  7. capable of quick response and great speed; "a hot sports car"
  8. newly made; "a hot scent"
  9. very good; often used in the negative; "he''s hot at math but not so hot at history"
  10. used of physical heat; having a high or higher than desirable temperature or giving off heat or feeling or causing a sensation of heat or burning; "hot stove"; "hot water"; "a hot August day"; "a hot stuffy room"; "she''s hot and tired"; "a hot forehead"
  11. extended meanings; especially of psychological heat; marked by intensity or vehemence especially of passion or enthusiasm; "a hot temper"; "a hot topic"; "a hot new book"; "a hot love affair"; "a hot argument"
  12. recently stolen or smuggled; "hot merchandise"; "a hot car"
  13. having or bringing unusually good luck; "hot at craps"; "the dice are hot tonight"
  14. newest or most recent; "news hot off the press"; "red-hot information"
  15. very unpleasant or even dangerous; "make it hot for him"; "in the hot seat"; "in hot water"
  16. very popular or successful; "one of the hot young talents"; "cabbage patch dolls were hot last season"
  17. having a piquant burning taste of spices or peppers; "gingery Chinese food"; "hot peppers"; "hot curry"; "corn chips with peppery salsa"; "spicy tomato sauce"
  18. sexually excited or exciting; "was hot for her"; "hot pants"
  19. performed or performing with unusually great skill and daring and energy; "a hot drummer"; "he''s hot tonight"
  20. characterized by violent and forceful activity or movement; very intense; "the fighting became hot and heavy"; "a hot engagement"; "a raging battle"; "the river became a raging torrent"
  21. wanted by the police; "a hot suspect"
  22. (color) bold and intense; "hot pink"
Similar Words: live, warm, blistering, red-hot, gingery, peppery, spicy, raging

 

See Also: warm, passionate

 

Attributes: temperature, emotionality, emotionalism

 

Anagrams: Tho

 

Language Translations:
Albanian: nxehtë   Arabic: حار  
Catalan: calent   Chinese:  
Croatian: vruć   Danish: varm  
Dutch: heet   Finnish: kuuma and tulinen  
French: (très and épicé   Galician: quente  
German: heiß and scharf   Greek: ζεστός  
Hebrew: חם   Hindi: गरम  
Hungarian: forró   Ido: varmega  
Indonesian: panas   Interlingua: (multo  
Irish: te   Italian: (molto and piccante  
Japanese: 熱い   Kurdish: germ and تیژ  
Macedonian: врел   Malay: panas  
Portuguese: (muito   Romanian: cald  
Russian: горячий and острый   Slovene: vroč  
Spanish: (muy and picante   Swedish: het  
Telugu: మంటగా and వేడైన   Thai: ร้อน and เผ็ด  
 
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