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  Words related to hot

Related / Similar Words: live, warm, blistering, red-hot, gingery, peppery, spicy, raging

 

Definition:
  • marked by excited activity; "a hot week on the stock market";
  • charged or energized with electricity; "a hot wire"; "a live wire";
  • having or dealing with dangerously high levels of radioactivity; "hot fuel rods"; "a hot laboratory";
  • of a seeker; near to the object sought; "you''re getting warm"; "hot on the trail";
  • having or showing great eagerness or enthusiasm; "hot for travel";
  • very fast; "a blistering pace"; "got off to a hot start"; "in hot pursuit"; "a red-hot line drive";
  • capable of quick response and great speed; "a hot sports car";
  • newly made; "a hot scent";
  • very good; often used in the negative; "he''s hot at math but not so hot at history";
  • 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";
  • 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";
  • recently stolen or smuggled; "hot merchandise"; "a hot car";
  • having or bringing unusually good luck; "hot at craps"; "the dice are hot tonight";
  • newest or most recent; "news hot off the press"; "red-hot information";
  • very unpleasant or even dangerous; "make it hot for him"; "in the hot seat"; "in hot water";
  • very popular or successful; "one of the hot young talents"; "cabbage patch dolls were hot last season";
  • having a piquant burning taste of spices or peppers; "gingery Chinese food"; "hot peppers"; "hot curry"; "corn chips with peppery salsa"; "spicy tomato sauce";
  • sexually excited or exciting; "was hot for her"; "hot pants";
  • performed or performing with unusually great skill and daring and energy; "a hot drummer"; "he''s hot tonight";
  • 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";
  • wanted by the police; "a hot suspect";
  • (color) bold and intense; "hot pink";

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    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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