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hot air

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hot airnoun

    air that has been heated and tends to rise

  2. palaver, hot air, empty words, empty talk, rhetoricnoun

    loud and confused and empty talk

    "mere rhetoric"

Wiktionary

  1. hot airnoun

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

  2. hot airnoun

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

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hot air in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hot air in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of hot air in a Sentence

  1. Richard Branson:

    We're not just talking about the people we're sending into space, we're talking about [ bringing out ] family and friends, there'll be flight training inside the spaceport, and there'll be places to eat for their families, hot air ballooning, fishing and mountain bike riding, etc etc. That's something that we'll be organizing.

  2. Sun Qin:

    The merger of SNPTC and CPI is not hot air - the State Council has not yet formally approved it but the two sides intend to go through with it - but other mergers haven't been put on the agenda yet.

  3. Chris Christie:

    I didn't get briefed in some basement in Capitol Hill and have to give a vote on subcommittee which I could vote differently in the full committee and then differently on the floor, this isn't about just blowing hot air.

  4. Professor Levin:

    The upwelling we detected is like a hot-air balloon, and we infer that something is rising up through the deeper part of our planet under New England.

  5. Richard Trumka:

    Trump says he’s with the American working class, but when you look close, it’s just hot air.

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  • Geschwafel, heiße LuftGerman
  • αερολογίεςGreek
  • [[turha]] [[puhe]], [[kuuma]] [[ilma]], [[tyhjä]] [[puhe]], höpötys, hölynpölyFinnish
  • ventFrench
  • דברי הבל, אוויר חםHebrew
  • aria fritta, fuffaItalian
  • tomma ord, snack, varmluftSwedish

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