- sexually aroused; lustful.
- sexy; attractive.
- (of music) emotionally intense, propulsive, and marked by aggressive attack and warm, full tone.
- (of a musician) skilled in playing hot jazz.
OTHER WORDS FOR hot
Idioms about hot
Origin of hot
OTHER WORDS FROM hot
How to use hot in a sentence
It’s not critical, but if you’re able to warm the punch cups or mugs in advance by filling them with hot water as the drink warms, your drinks will stay warm longer once you serve them.This cocktail can keep you warm around the fire pit — and you can make it there, too|M. Carrie Allan|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
When I was a kid, they sold hot dogs and coffee from carts because lift lines could last an hour.
While many countries now have national apps, there hasn’t been a federal effort in the US—which happens to be the world’s coronavirus hot spot.Do digital contact tracing apps work? Here’s what you need to know.|Cat Ferguson|November 20, 2020|MIT Technology Review
It typically has mild winters, and very hot and humid summers, with pleasant fall and spring seasons that include vibrant wildflowers and changing leaves.
The area is also known as a geothermal hot spot because of its roughly 10,000 geysers, hot springs, mud pots, and steam vents, the greatest concentration in the world.
While medications have improved, the use of preventative drugs like Truvada remains hotly debated.Victor Mooney’s Epic Adventure for His Dead Brother|Justin Jones|October 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One of the most hotly anticipated films of the year is Birdman.Exclusive: Watch a Clip From ‘Birdman,’ Featuring an Award-Worthy Turn by Michael Keaton|Marlow Stern|October 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Disney and Lucasfilm released the hotly anticipated news, along with a photo of the cast doing a table read in London.Lupita Nyong’o Joins ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ Cast|Marlow Stern|June 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Common Core Standards Initiative has been hotly debated since it was first introduced in 2009.The Wingnut War On Common Core Is A Plot To Destroy Public Schools|Caitlin Dickson|May 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
First, Hannah visits Adam in his dressing room prior to his hotly anticipated opening night turn in Major Barbara.The Excellent Season 3 Finale of ‘Girls’ Caps Off Its Best Season Yet|Marlow Stern|March 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On the fall of Comyn, his followers pressed forward and blows were hotly exchanged.King Robert the Bruce|A. F. Murison
There was something in his glance that caused the queen to lower her eyes and her face to flush hotly.The Weight of the Crown|Fred M. White
Daphne's jealousy made him ridiculous; he resented it hotly; yet he knew he was not altogether blameless.Marriage la mode|Mrs. Humphry Ward
“A woman who does her duty is not to be accused of misusing anything,” cried Miss Temperley hotly.The Daughters of Danaus|Mona Caird
For three hours the three big frigates hotly chased the Constitution and Levant, but let the Cyane go.Stories of Our Naval Heroes|Various
British Dictionary definitions for hot
- very severethe police are hot on drunk drivers
- particularly skilled at or knowledgeable abouthe's hot on vintage cars
Derived forms of hothotly, adverbhotness, noun
Word Origin for hot
Other Idioms and Phrases with hot
In addition to the idioms beginning with hot
- hot air
- hot and bothered
- hot and heavy
- hot as blazes
- hot dog
- hot line
- hot number
- hot off the press
- hot on
- hot potato
- hot rod
- hot seat, in the
- hot stuff
- hot to trot
- hot under the collar
- hot water
- blow hot and cold
- like a cat on hot bricks
- like hot cakes
- make it hot for
- piping hot
- strike while the iron's hot