noun Also hot shot (for defs 4, 6).
- hottentot bread,
- hottentot fig
Origin of hotshot
Examples from the Web for hotshot
But, the hotshot billionaire may have some secrets of his own.
Whip is a hotshot, sauced-up captain whose substance-abuse habit crash-lands him, quite literally, into a whole heap of trouble.
Only Diana was canny enough to hire a hotshot divorce lawyer and extract an unprecedented £17 million settlement.