Definitions for hot air

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

hot′ air′*(n.)

  1. empty or exaggerated talk or writing.

    Category: Informal

* Informal..

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hot air(noun)

    air that has been heated and tends to rise

  2. palaver, hot air, empty words, empty talk, rhetoric(noun)

    loud and confused and empty talk

    "mere rhetoric"


  1. hot air(Noun)

    Air that has been heated, especially so as to function as the lifting agent of a hot-air balloon.

  2. hot air(Noun)

    Empty, confused or exaggerated talk having no meaning or substance.

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

hot air

boastful words, promises that will not be kept etc

Most of what he said was just hot air.

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