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"
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"
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"
(color) bold and intense
sexually excited or exciting
"was hot for her"; "hot pants"
recently stolen or smuggled
"hot merchandise"; "a hot car"
blistering, hot, red-hotadjective
very fast; capable of quick response and great speed
"a hot sports car"; "a blistering pace"; "got off to a hot start"; "in hot pursuit"; "a red-hot line drive"
wanted by the police
"a hot suspect"
producing a burning sensation on the taste nerves
"hot salsa"; "jalapeno peppers are very hot"
performed or performing with unusually great skill and daring and energy
"a hot drummer"; "he's hot tonight"
very popular or successful
"one of the hot young talents"; "cabbage patch dolls were hot last season"
very unpleasant or even dangerous
"make it hot for him"; "in the hot seat"; "in hot water"
newest or most recent
"news hot off the press"; "red-hot information"
having or bringing unusually good luck
"hot at craps"; "the dice are hot tonight"
very good; often used in the negative
"he's hot at math but not so hot at history"
"a hot scent"
having or showing great eagerness or enthusiasm
"hot for travel"
of a seeker; very near to the object sought
"you are hot"
having or dealing with dangerously high levels of radioactivity
"hot fuel rods"; "a hot laboratory"
charged or energized with electricity
"a hot wire"; "a live wire"
marked by excited activity
"a hot week on the stock market"
To heat, or to become hot
To become lively or exciting
Of an object, having a high temperature.
He forgot the frying pan was hot, and dropped it suddenly.
Of the weather, causing the air to be hot.
Of a person or animal, feeling the sensation of heat, especially to the point of discomfort.
Of food, spicy.
Before moving to India, I never ate hot food. The Indians love spicy food.
Very good, remarkable, exciting.
He's a hot young player, we should give him a trial.
a hot wire
Of a person, very physically or sexually attractive.
That girl is hot!
Sexual; involving sexual intercourse or sexual excitement.
Popular; in demand.
His new pickup is hot!
Very close to finding or guessing something to be found or guessed.
Am I warm yet? uE00014463uE001 You're hot!
Performing strongly; having repeated successes
Fresh; just released
Uncomfortable, difficult to deal with; awkward, dangerous, unpleasant.
imp. & p. p. of Hote
having much sensible heat; exciting the feeling of warmth in a great degree; very warm; -- opposed to cold, and exceeding warm in degree; as, a hot stove; hot water or air
characterized by heat, ardor, or animation; easily excited; firely; vehement; passionate; violent; eager
lustful; lewd; lecherous
acrid; biting; pungent; as, hot as mustard
Hot is the debut album by British pop singer Melanie B, who is a member of the Spice Girls.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
hot, adj. having heat: very warm: fiery: pungent: animated: ardent in temper: fervent: vehement: violent: passionate: lustful.—adj. Hot′-and-hot′, of food cooked and served up at once in hot dishes.—ns. Hot′bed, a glass-covered bed heated for bringing forward plants rapidly: any place favourable to rapid growth or development, as 'a hotbed of vice,' &c.; Hot′blast, a blast of heated air blown into a furnace to raise the heat.—adjs. Hot′-blood′ed, having hot blood: high-spirited: irritable; Hot′-brained, hot-headed, rash and violent.—n. Hot′-cock′les, an old game in which a person is blindfolded, and being struck, guesses who strikes him; Hot′-flue, a drying-room.—adj. Hot′-head′ed, hot in the head: having warm passions: violent: impetuous.—n. Hot′-house, a house kept hot for the rearing of tender plants: any heated chamber or drying-room, esp. that where pottery is placed before going into the kiln: (Shak.) a brothel.—adv. Hot′ly.—adj. Hot′-mouthed, headstrong.—n. Hot′ness; Hot′-pot, a dish of chopped mutton seasoned and stewed with sliced potatoes.—v.t. Hot′press, to press paper, &c., between hot plates to produce a glossy surface.—adjs. Hot′-short, brittle when heated; Hot′-spir′ited, having a fiery spirit.—n., one pressing his steed with spurs as in hot haste: a violent, rash man.—adj. Hot′-tem′pered, having a quick temper.—ns. Hot′-trod, the hot pursuit in old Border forays; Hot′-wall, a wall enclosing passages for hot air, affording warmth to fruit-trees trained against it, when needed; Hot′-well, in a condensing engine, a reservoir for the warm water drawn off from the condenser.—Hot coppers (see Copper); Hot cross-buns (see Cross); Hot foot, with speed, fast; In hot water, in a state of trouble or anxiety; Make a place too hot to hold a person, to make it impossible for him to stay there. [A.S. hát; Ger. heiss, Sw. het.]
hot, Hote, hōt (Spens.) named, called. [Pa.t. and pa.p. of hight.]
Something that’s really good, a must have or highly talked about item. i.e. that song is hot
Something that has been stolen. "Is that car hot?"
Something that is extremely good looking or fast. "That car is hot!"
Something extremly trendy or in style. "Yo, those shoes are HOT"
Someone who cooperates with police or d.a. "Dont talk to that dude, I heard he's HOT"
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'hot' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1191
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'hot' in Written Corpus Frequency: #840
Rank popularity for the word 'hot' in Adjectives Frequency: #131
tho, tho', thô
The numerical value of hot in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of hot in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
I ’m Amalia Deloney. I love Charlotte. Like most people, I want to feel like this is home and I belong. And in so many ways I do, which is why it was so shocking and disturbing when I saw the statues in front of Hot Taco because it’s completely antithetical to my entire experience in Charlotte.
To maximize the health benefits of cocoa, you can make your own hot cocoa by using unsweetened cocoa powder.
This is devastating news for them, google employees aren't going to be going to the hot dog place around the corner, shopping or taking public transportation. That is really bad for those neighborhoods and areas where Googlers would commute.
Everybody wants to work in this White House, we are a hot country. This is a hot White House. We are a White House that people want to work with.
Every time you warm yourself in front of a hot coal stove, remember the coal miners in the cold dark corridors and pray for them!
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- حار, ساخن, حرانArabic
- ཚ་པོTibetan Standard
- calentCatalan, Valencian
- horký, ostrýCzech
- lækker, varm, hotDanish
- scharf, heißGerman
- θερμός, ζεστός, κάνει ζέστη, καυτερός, πικάντικοςGreek
- caliente, caluroso, sensual, picante, muy caliente, demandado, vivo, termonuclear, con calentura, picoso, bueno, de moda, cargado, radioactivo, febril, tranzado, cálido, cableSpanish
- داغ, گرمPersian
- kuuma, polttava, haluttu, seksikäs, tulinen, käännetty, kuumeinen, nyysitty, jännitteinenFinnish
- piquant, épicé, chouré, chaud, radioactif, bonne, faire chaud, sexy, fiévreuxFrench
- tethScottish Gaelic
- गरम, गर्मHindi
- pedas, seksi, panasIndonesian
- gnocca, caldo, figa, figo, piccante, febbrileItalian
- 暑い, 熱いJapanese
- pedhes, panasJavanese
- 맵다, 덥다, 뜨겁다Korean
- germ, kel, گەرم, تیژKurdish
- calidus, febriculosus, mordax, acer, calidiLatin
- ugningas, karštasLithuanian
- karsts, assLatvian
- врел, жешко, жежок, врело, лута, топол, лут, лутоMacedonian
- pedas, panas, hangatMalay
- heet, pikant, lekker, porno, warm, geil, pittigDutch
- sexy, varm, het, varmt, sterk, heit, tampen brenner, lekker, hettNorwegian
- gorący, ostry, pikantnyPolish
- تود, ګرم, تودوخي, ګرميPashto, Pushto
- gostoso, quente, radioativo, na moda, febril, vivo, em voga, picante, furtado, roubadoPortuguese
- fierbinte, caldRomanian
- жаркий, лихорадочный, жарко, горячий, острыйRussian
- vruć, врућ, љут, ljutSerbo-Croatian
- රස්නෙSinhala, Sinhalese
- tuff, het, varm, fräck, kryddstark, stulen, febrig, häftigSwedish
- వెచ్చగా, మంటగా, వేడైనTelugu
- доғ, гармTajik
- ร้อน, ตัวร้อน, มีสเน่ห์, เผ็ดThai
- mainit, nakapapasoTagalog
- sıcak, acı, acılıTurkish
- спекотний, гарячийUkrainian
- cay, nóngVietnamese
- pitik, hitikVolapük
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