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Definitions of hot

  1. very fast; " a blistering pace"; " got off to a hot start"; " in hot pursuit"; " a red- hot line drive"
  2. having a piquant burning taste of spices or peppers; " gingery Chinese food"; " hot peppers"; " hot curry"; " corn chips with peppery salsa"; " spicy tomato sauce"
  3. ( color) bold and intense; " hot pink"
  4. ( informal) marked by excited activity; " a hot week on the stock market"
  5. ( electricity) charged or energized with electricity; " a hot wire"; " a live wire"
  6. having or dealing with dangerously high levels of radioactivity; " hot fuel rods"; " a hot laboratory"
  7. of a seeker; near to the object sought; " you're getting warm"; " hot on the trail"
  8. having or showing great eagerness or enthusiasm; " hot for travel"
  9. capable of quick response and great speed; " a hot sports car"
  10. newly made; " a hot scent"
  11. very good; often used in the negative; " he's hot at math but not so hot at history"
  12. extended meanings; especially of psychological heat; marked by intensity or vehemence especially of passion or enthusiasm; " a hot temper"; " a hot topic"; " a hot new book"; " a hot love affair"; " a hot argument"
  13. having or bringing unusually good luck; " hot at craps"; " the dice are hot tonight"
  14. characterized by violent and forceful activity or movement; very intense; " the fighting became hot and heavy"; " a hot engagement"; " a raging battle"; " the river became a raging torrent"
  15. newest or most recent; " news hot off the press"; " red- hot information"
  16. marked by excited activity; " a hot week on the stock market"
  17. charged or energized with electricity; " a hot wire"; " a live wire"
  18. 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; " hot stove"; " hot water"; " a hot August day"; " a hot stuffy room"; " she's hot and tired"; " a hot forehead"
  19. recently stolen or smuggled; " hot merchandise"; " a hot car"
  20. very unpleasant or even dangerous; " make it hot for him"; " in the hot seat"; " in hot water"
  21. very popular or successful; " one of the hot young talents"; " cabbage patch dolls were hot last season"
  22. sexually excited or exciting; " was hot for her"; " hot pants"
  23. performed or performing with unusually great skill and daring and energy; " a hot drummer"; " he's hot tonight"
  24. wanted by the police; " a hot suspect"
  25. of Hight
  26. imp. & amp; p. p. of Hote.
  27. Characterized by heat, ardor, or animation; easily excited; firely; vehement; passionate; violent; eager.
  28. Lustful; lewd; lecherous.
  29. Acrid; biting; pungent; as, hot as mustard.
  30. imp. & p. p. of Hote.
  31. Having much sensible heat; exciting the feeling of warmth in a great degree; very warm; - opposed to cold, and exceeding warm in degree; as, a hot stove; hot water or air.
  32. Having much heat; burning; fiery; passionate; lustful; ardent; furious; pungent; acrid; unendurable; near to the object sought for.
  33. Hotter.
  34. Hottest.
  35. Having heat: very warm: fiery: pungent: animated: ardent in temper: violent: passionate: lustful.
  36. HOTLY.
  37. HOTNESS.
  38. Having heat; very warm; ardent; pungent; fiery.
  39. Being heated; very warm; pungent; acrid; fiery.
  40. Having much heat; ardent in temper; easily excited; violent; eager; acrid; pungent; lustful.
  41. Having much heat; fiery; violent; furious; biting; pungent in taste.
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Antonyms for hot

decent, cool, kind, icy, outmoded, old-timey, detested, unaggressive, careless, stale, shivery, incurious, dated, execrable, bitter, heatless, prudish, halfhearted, unmoved, frore, shivering, moral, nippy, glacial, unheated, kaput, unknown, frozen, unwilling, undersexed, disinclined, aged, stony, obliging, laggard, peaceable, monastic, puritanical, lingering, serene, averse, frigorific, dawdling, unenthusiastic, unlucky, pacific, mediocre, former, poking, passionless, raw, quaint, cooled, pure, nipping, monkish, uninterested, frigid, heedless, subzero, straitlaced, oldfangled, leisurely, parky, snappy, friendly, olden, passe, nonviolent, deliberate, terrible, historical, bleak, poor, old-time, age-old, good-natured, unexceptional, unskilled, insouciant, awful, wintry, outworn, vintage, unmindful, bad, snowy, indifferent, priggish, accepting, numb, disinterested, Indistinguished, celibate, traditional, immaculate, obscure, pleasant, legal, polar, casual, nonbelligerent, historic, chaste, rotten, atrocious, ancient, accommodating, spiritless, good-tempered, luckless, middling, Old World, phlegmatic, retro, algid, languorous, frosty, amiable, anachronistic, amenable, victorian, discarded, delighted, antique, numbing, tardy, musty, unwanted, happy, poky, complaisant, despised, placid, freezing, unsexy, negligent, chill, unwarmed, tolerant, antediluvian, low-grade, ageless, unfashionable, uncharged, nonradioactive, content, refrigerated, virginal, forgotten, venerable, understanding, chilled, maidenly, emotionless, impassive, second class, inconspicuous, gelid, stolid, empathetic, purposeless, inactive, refrigerant, hoary, old, uneager, acold, aloof, nonchalant, reluctant, plodding, agreeable, pathetic, rimy, detached, virtuous, dispassionate, languid, far, sympathetic, genial, modest, antiquated, benumbed, moth-eaten, apathetic, wretched, classical, cold, amicable, iced, remote, disused, bygone, out, customary, stone-cold, prim, unmodernized, retrograde, slow, old school, sluggish, conventional, dilatory, dateless, easygoing, out-of-date, ice-cold, tranquil, lukewarm, washed-up, dillydallying, arctic, disliked, dragging, refrigerating, insignificant, cutting, late, unconcerned, unpopular, affable, bone-chilling, lily-white, pleased, unimportant, innocent, archaic, substandard, unsatisfactory, lackadaisical, old fashioned, crisp, second-rate, chilly, obsolete, nameless, satisfied, rejected, tasteless, crawling, regardless, cordial, past, loath, measured, inferior, Dallying, calm, vile, prescriptive, peaceful, sweet, anonymous, Coolish, hesitant, fusty, hated, unhurried, lousy, Coldish, rimed, timeless, halcyon.

Quotes of hot

  1. It's a remake of a film called Inferno Affairs. It's a Hong Kong film, and if we come anywhere close to what they did in the original, we're going to have a hot property on our hands, because Inferno Affairs is a great piece. – Anthony Anderson
  2. I don't ever want to be doing the same sort of thing, I never want to be typecast, because I have way too much to give to be sort of, to always be the hot chick in the movie. – Elisha Cuthbert
  3. Some people wanted champagne and caviar when they should have had beer and hot dogs. – Dwight D. Eisenhower
  4. I feel like a wet seed wild in the hot blind earth. – William Faulkner
  5. I also think a Hot Mom is someone who can connect with what's current in her kids' world. – Jami Gertz
  6. When you have a very hot single there is no reason why it can't drive album sales. People fall off and come back on. I'm looking forward to coming back on with a vengeance. – Justin Guarini
  7. Well, it was never supposed to be like that. Walt died before we had finished. The original idea of Walt's was that you came down there, into the caves, and there were no pirates. But they had been there just seconds before! There was a hot meal on the table, steaming. – John Hench
  8. What you really want for yourself is always trying to break through, just as a cooling breeze flows through an open window on a hot day. Your part is to open the windows of your mind. – Vernon Howard
  9. Then, for a hot three or four weeks I wanted to be a concert pianist. – Frank Langella
  10. Be still when you have nothing to say; when genuine passion moves you, say what you've got to say, and say it hot – David Herbert Lawrence
  11. My son walked up to Nicole on the beach and I was throwing the ball for the dogs in the ocean. I was like, 'Max, you get the dogs. I'll talk to the hot blondes.' – John C. McGinley
  12. That was where my dream began to take hold, of not havin' to pick cotton and potatoes, and not havin' to be uncomfortable, too hot or too cold. That in itself had driven me to try to find some better way of life. – Buck Owens
  13. Brandon Boyd of Incubus is hot but he's too pretty. – Rachel Perry
  14. It's not that I don't see myself as hot and sexy. Don't get me wrong. No, it's not that. – Kyra Sedgwick
  15. Oh, that sound? I'm in the hot tub, reading a novel. – Jane Smiley

Usage examples for hot

  1. Will it not be too hot for you? – The Pillars of the House, V1 by Charlotte M. Yonge
  2. Hot people are never a trouble to hot people. – Godliness by Catherine Booth
  3. I will, with pleasure, every single day when it's not too hot – More About Peggy by Mrs G. de Horne Vaizey
  4. Round is not at all hot about it. – Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope
  5. He did not come, but went down to Hog's Point, took a boat, and left that part of the country, as it had got too hot for him around there. – Forty Years a Gambler on the Mississippi by George H. Devol
  6. I looked this way and that, the hot blood in my face, thinking to escape. – Hugh Wynne, Free Quaker by S. Weir Mitchell
  7. Do not make her come into the hot room! – Famous Stories Every Child Should Know by Various
  8. He rode slowly, for the day was hot – Ernest Maltravers, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  9. They said to him: 'What, so hot my little sir? – Autobiography of Andrew Carnegie by Andrew Carnegie
  10. Molly felt suddenly hot – Molly Brown's Senior Days by Nell Speed
  11. " Well, things were pretty hot – Left Guard Gilbert by Ralph Henry Barbour
  12. It won't be so hot there; it will be a little bit of the country. – The Time of Roses by L. T. Meade
  13. She had hot tears in her eyes. – What Maisie Knew by Henry James
  14. Otherwise you will have to eat some of my hot teacakes. – War and the Weird by Forbes Phillips R. Thurston Hopkins
  15. I never knew it to be so hot so early. – The Journal of Arthur Stirling "The Valley of the Shadow" by Upton Sinclair
  16. How hot you look, Nan! – Not Like Other Girls by Rosa N. Carey
  17. It was as hot as we knew how to make it. – Leaves in the Wind by A. G. Gardiner
  18. Rather strong, you know, and hot – The Honorable Percival by Alice Hegan Rice
  19. She had expected to find it hot – Youth Challenges by Clarence B Kelland
  20. The day was hot and there was very little going on in the town. – The Simpkins Plot by George A. Birmingham

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