hot hot  /ˈhɑt/


  1. (adj) 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
  2. (adj) characterized by violent and forceful activity or movement; very intense
  3. (adj) extended meanings; especially of psychological heat; marked by intensity or vehemence especially of passion or enthusiasm
  4. (adj) (color) bold and intense
  5. (adj) sexually excited or exciting
  6. (adj) recently stolen or smuggled
  7. (adj) very fast; capable of quick response and great speed
  8. (adj) wanted by the police
  9. (adj) producing a burning sensation on the taste nerves
  10. (adj) performed or performing with unusually great skill and daring and energy
  11. (adj) very popular or successful
  12. (adj) very unpleasant or even dangerous
  13. (adj) newest or most recent
  14. (adj) having or bringing unusually good luck
  15. (adj) very good; often used in the negative
  16. (adj) newly made
  17. (adj) having or showing great eagerness or enthusiasm
  18. (adj) of a seeker; very near to the object sought
  19. (adj) having or dealing with dangerously high levels of radioactivity
  20. (adj) charged or energized with electricity
  21. (adj) marked by excited activity




  1. Hot Shot Dawson on a river boat, With his brawlin', sprawlin' sweetie.
  2. We all know that fusion is hot, sizzling, more caliente than a salsa beat.
  3. The unthinkable happens: Kobayashi loses the Nathan's hot dog eating contest.


  1. Hot Buns

    It’s called Hot Buns. The maker claims it’s a simple styling solution for your hair. Hair buns are back and...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: WNEP 16 Pennsylvania

  2. Hot Properties for June 17, 2013

    Hot Properties highlights recently sold or leased commercial properties in the Charleston region. Submissions should be sent to .
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Charleston Regional Business Journal

  3. Hot and mostly sunny this week | Weather alerts

    Expect a hot week with the usual chance of afternoon storms, pretty much the norm for late spring.        
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Sun-Sentinel


  1. "I want to continue the streak and winning," Favre told Biloxi's Sun-Herald. "When I talk about the streak, it's the hot streak we are on. For the first time in three years, I haven't thought this could be my last game. I would like to...
    on Jan 14, 2008 By: Brett Favre Source: AFP

  2. In a statement Wednesday afternoon, Mr. Jackson, a former Democratic candidate for president, said: "For any harm or hurt that this hot mic private conversation may have caused, I apologize. My support for Senator Obama's campaign is wide, deep and...
    on Jul 9, 2008 By: Jesse Jackson Source: New York Times

  3. For now, he said, "he's the kind of guy you ride a hot hand, that's for sure."
    on Jun 13, 2010 By: Phil Jackson Source: Los Angeles Times

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