verb (used without object), hot-rod·ded, hot-rod·ding.
verb (used with object), hot-rod·ded, hot-rod·ding.
- hot-stove league,
Origin of hot-rod
Origin of hot rod
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There was no pity in Mike but would his pride let him hot-rod an eighteen-year-old?The Man from Time|Frank Belknap Long
An automobile modified to increase its speed and acceleration, as in Kids love to tinker with cars and try to convert them into hot rods. [Mid-1900s] Also see hopped up.