- made hot or hotter; warmed.
- excited; inflamed; vehement: a heated discussion.
Origin of heated
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Examples from the Web for heatedly
Its claims are heatedly debated on Ron Paul forums and anarchist websites; excerpts appear on numerous Tea Party pages.The Cult Web Film that Inspired Loughner
January 13, 2011
“I just got off the phone with Bob Diamond,” he told Geithner heatedly.Speed Read: Too Big to Fail
The Daily Beast
October 23, 2009
Furious, Mayor Goodman heatedly demanded that the president apologize to the city.Obama Craps Out in Las Vegas
February 13, 2009
"It was an unexpected blow; it caught me unawares," he said heatedly.Slaves of Mercury
"I forget nothing," interrupted the judge advocate, heatedly.The Lost Despatch
Natalie Sumner Lincoln
"You kin 'pshaw' till the cows come home," cried the other heatedly.Nan Sherwood at Pine Camp
Annie Roe Carr
"I shall feel as if you had flung them in my face if you give them back to me," heatedly.Mistress Anne
"Well, if you want plain English you can have it," said Carol heatedly.Prudence Says So
- made hot; warmed
- impassioned or highly emotional
Word Origin and History for heatedly
in figurative sense "agitated, inflamed," 1590s, past participle adjective from heat (v.). Related: Heatedly.