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hot

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25 in 24 verses (in OT : 22 in 22 verses) (in NT : 3 in 2 verses)

CIDE DICTIONARY

hotimp. & p. p. 
     imp. & p. p. of Hote.  Spenser.  [1913 Webster]
hota. [OE. hot, hat, AS. hāt; akin to OS. hēt, D. heet, OHG. heiz, G. heiss, Icel. heitr, Sw. het, Dan. heed, hed; cf. Goth. heitō fever, hais torch. Cf. Heat.].
  •  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.  Shak.  [1913 Webster]
  •  Characterized by heat, ardor, or animation; easily excited; firely; vehement; passionate; violent; eager.  [1913 Webster]
    "Achilles is impatient, hot, and revengeful."  [1913 Webster]
    "There was mouthing in hot haste."  [1913 Webster]
  •  Lustful; lewd; lecherous.  Shak.  [1913 Webster]
  •  Acrid; biting; pungent; as, hot as mustard.  [1913 Webster]
Hot bed (Iron Manuf.), an iron platform in a rolling mill, on which hot bars, rails, etc., are laid to cool. -- Hot wall (Gardening), a wall provided with flues for the conducting of heat, to hasten the growth of fruit trees or the ripening of fruit. -- Hot well (Condensing Engines), a receptacle for the hot water drawn from the condenser by the air pump. This water is returned to the boiler, being drawn from the hot well by the feed pump. -- In hot water (Fig.), in trouble; in difficulties. [Colloq.]
Syn. -- Burning; fiery; fervid; glowing; eager; animated; brisk; vehement; precipitate; violent; furious; ardent; fervent; impetuous; irascible; passionate; hasty; excitable.

OXFORD DICTIONARY

hot, adj., v., & adv.
--adj. (hotter, hottest)
1 a having a relatively or noticeably high temperature. b (of food or drink) prepared by heating and served without cooling.
2 producing the sensation of heat (hot fever; hot flush).
3 (of pepper, spices, etc.) pungent.
4 (of a person) feeling heat.
5 a ardent, passionate, excited. b (often foll. by for, on) eager, keen (in hot pursuit). c angry or upset. d lustful. e exciting.
6 a (of news etc.) fresh, recent. b Brit. colloq. (of Treasury bills) newly issued.
7 Hunting (of the scent) fresh and strong, indicating that the quarry has passed recently.
8 a (of a player) very skilful. b (of a competitor in a race or other sporting event) strongly fancied to win (a hot favourite). c (of a hit, return, etc., in ball games) difficult for an opponent to deal with.
9 (of music, esp. jazz) strongly rhythmical and emotional.
10 sl. a (of goods) stolen, esp. easily identifiable and hence difficult to dispose of. b (of a person) wanted by the police.
11 sl. radioactive.
12 colloq. (of information) unusually reliable (hot tip).
--v. (hotted, hotting) (usu. foll. by up) Brit. colloq.
1 tr. & intr. make or become hot.
2 tr. & intr. make or become active, lively, exciting, or dangerous.
--adv.
1 angrily, severely (give it him hot).
2 eagerly.

Idiom
go hot and cold feel alternately hot and cold owing to fear etc. have the hots for sl. be sexually attracted to. hot air sl. empty, boastful, or excited talk. hot-air balloon a balloon (see BALLOON n. 2) consisting of a bag in which air is heated by burners located below it, causing it to rise. hot blast a blast of heated air forced into a furnace. hot-blooded ardent, passionate. hot cathode a cathode heated to emit electrons. hot cross bun see BUN. hot dog n. colloq. a hot sausage sandwiched in a soft roll.
--int. US sl. expressing approval. hot flush see FLUSH(1). hot gospeller see GOSPELLER. hot line a direct exclusive line of communication, esp. for emergencies. hot metal Printing using type made from molten metal. hot money capital transferred at frequent intervals. hot potato colloq. a controversial or awkward matter or situation. hot-press n. a press of glazed boards and hot metal plates for smoothing paper or cloth or making plywood.
--v.tr. press (paper etc.) in this. hot rod a motor vehicle modified to have extra power and speed. hot seat sl.
1 a position of difficult responsibility.
2 the electric chair. hot-short (of metal) brittle in its hot state (cf. COLD-SHORT).
hot spot
1 a small region that is relatively hot.
2 a lively or dangerous place. hot spring a spring of naturally hot water.
hot stuff colloq.
1 a formidably capable person.
2 an important person or thing.
3 a sexually attractive person.
4 a spirited, strong-willed, or passionate person.
5 a book, film, etc. with a strongly erotic content. hot-tempered impulsively angry. hot under the collar angry, resentful, or embarrassed. hot war an open war, with active hostilities. hot water colloq. difficulty, trouble, or disgrace (be in hot water; get into hot water). hot-water bottle (US bag) a container, usu. made of rubber, filled with hot water, esp. to warm a bed.
hot well
1 = hot spring.
2 a reservoir in a condensing steam engine. hot-wire operated by the expansion of heated wire. like hot cakes see CAKE. make it (or things) hot for a person persecute a person. not so hot colloq. only mediocre.
Derivative
hotly adv. hotness n. hottish adj.
Etymology
OE hat f. Gmc: cf. HEAT

THESAURUS

hot

OK, Titian, Titian-red, abandoned, ablaze, ace-high, activated, afire, animal, ape about, aphrodisiomaniacal, approaching, approximate, approximating, ardent, arm-in-arm, autoluminescent, bad, baking, bang-up, banned, bawdy, blistering, boiling, boiling over, bonzer, boss, breathless, bricky, brisk, broiling, bugs on, bully, burning, burning hot, burning with excitement, but good, canicular, cardinal, carmine, carnal, carnation, carnelian, cerise, charged, cheek-by-jowl, cherry, cherry-colored, cherry-red, clitoromaniacal, close, combustible, committed, concupiscent, contaminated, cool, cordial, corking, cracked on, crackerjack, crazy about, crimson, curried, damask, dandy, dedicated, delicious, delirious, detectable, determinable, devoted, devout, dirty, disappearing, discernible, disclosable, discoverable, drunk, ducky, earnest, ebullient, ejaculatory, electric-heated, electrified, enthusiastic, erotic, eroticomaniacal, erotomaniacal, estral, estrous, estrual, excited, explosive, exposable, exuberant, fab, faithful, fanatic, febrile, ferruginous, fervent, fervid, fevered, feverish, feverous, fiery, findable, fine and dandy, fire-red, flame-colored, flame-red, flaming, fleshly, flushed, freaked-out, fugitive, gaga over, gas-heated, gear, glorious, glowing, goatish, gone on, great, grilling, groovy, gules, gynecomaniacal, hand-in-hand, hard-core, hasty, hearty, heated, heavy, hectic, hepped up over, het, het up, high-seasoned, high-tension, hipped on, horny, hot about, hot as fire, hot as hell, hot as pepper, hot-air-heated, hot-blooded, hot-tempered, hotheaded, hotted up, hunky-dory, hyperpyretic, hyperthermic, hysteromaniacal, impassioned, in a fever, in earnest, in flight, in heat, in must, in rut, incarmined, infected, inflamed, infrared, intense, intent, intent on, intimate, intoxicated, iron-red, irradiated, itching, ithyphallic, jam-up, jazz, jazzed up, jazzy, just dandy, keen, lake-colored, laky, lascivious, lateritious, lecherous, lewd, libidinous, lickerish, like a furnace, like an oven, live, lively, lobster-red, loyal, lubricious, lurid, lustful, mad about, madcap, maroon, marvy, mean, mild, must, musty, near, near the mark, nearing, nearish, neat, nifty, nigh, nighish, nippy, nobby, nuts about, nuts on, nymphomaniacal, obscene, oil-heated, okay, on fire, on the lam, orgasmic, orgastic, out of sight, overheated, overwarm, parching, passionate, peachy, peachy-keen, peppery, perfervid, pilfered, piping hot, pirated, plagiarized, poisoned, port-wine, priapic, propinque, proximal, proximate, prurient, puce, purloined, pyretic, quick, quick-tempered, racy, radiferous, radioactivated, radioactive, radioluminescent, ragtime, ragtimey, randy, rechauffe, recooked, red, red-dyed, red-hot, red-looking, reddened, reddish, reddish-amber, reddish-brown, reheated, resolute, ripping, roasting, rubicund, rubiginous, rubric, rubricose, ruby, ruby-colored, ruby-red, ruddied, ruddy, rufescent, rufous, rum, runaway, rust, rust-red, rusty, rutting, ruttish, rutty, salacious, satyric, scalding, scarlet, scorching, scrumptious, searing, seasoned, seething, sensual, serious, sex-starved, sexual, sexually excited, sexy, short-tempered, side-by-side, simmering, sincere, sizzling, sizzling hot, slap-up, smashing, smoking hot, smoldering, snappy, solid, something else, spiced, spicy, spiffing, spiffy, spirited, spottable, spunky, stammel, starry-eyed over, steam-heated, steamed up about, steaming, steamy, stolen, stunning, sudorific, sultry, summery, super, superheated, sweating, sweaty, swell, sweltering, sweltry, swingy, syncopated, tangy, tile-red, toasting, torrid, totally committed, tough, tropic, tropical, turned-on, unrestrained, unsatisfied, vehement, vermilion, vicinal, vigorous, vinaceous, volcanic, warm, warmed, warmed up, warmed-over, white-hot, wild about, wine-colored, wine-red, with a kick, wizard, zealous, zestful, zesty, zippy

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hot

Excitation

N excitation of feeling, mental excitement, suscitation, galvanism, stimulation, piquance, piquancy, provocation, inspiration, calling forth, infection, animation, agitation, perturbation, subjugation, fascination, intoxication, enravishment, entrancement, pressure, tension, high pressure, unction, impressiveness, trail of temper, casus belli, irritation, passion, thrill, repression of feeling, sensationalism, yellow journalism, excited, wrought up, up the qui vive, astir, sparkling, in a quiver, in a fever, in a ferment, in a blaze, in a state of excitement, in hysterics, black in the face, overwrought, tense, taught, on a razor's edge, hot, red-hot, flushed, feverish, all of a twitter, in a pucker, with quivering lips, with tears in one's eyes, flaming, boiling over, ebullient, seething, foaming at the mouth, fuming, raging, carried away by passion, wild, raving, frantic, mad, distracted, beside oneself, out of one's wits, ready to burst, bouleverse, demoniacal, lost, eperdu, tempest-tossed, haggard, ready to sink, stung to the quick, up, on one's high ropes, exciting, absorbing, riveting, distracting, impressive, warm, glowing, fervid, swelling, imposing, spirit-stirring, thrilling, high-wrought, soul-stirring, soul-subduing, heart-stirring, heart- swelling, heart-thrilling, agonizing, telling, sensational, hysterical, overpowering, overwhelming, more than flesh and blood can bear, yellow, piquant, spicy, appetizing, provocative, provoquant, tantalizing, eager to go, anxious to go, chafing at the bit, till one is black in the face, the heart beating high, the heart going pitapat, the heart leaping into one's mouth, the blood being up, the blood boiling in one's veins, the eye glistening, the eyes in a fine frenzy rolling, the head turned, when the going gets tough, the tough get going.

Violence

N violence, inclemency, vehemence, might, impetuosity, boisterousness, effervescence, ebullition, turbulence, bluster, uproar, callithump, riot, row, rumpus, le diable a quatre, devil to pay, all the fat in the fire, severity, ferocity, rage, fury, exacerbation, exasperation, malignity, fit, paroxysm, orgasm, climax, aphrodisia, force, brute force, outrage, coup de main, strain, shock, shog, spasm, convulsion, throe, hysterics, passion, outbreak, outburst, debacle, burst, bounce, dissilience, discharge, volley, explosion, blow up, blast, detonation, rush, eruption, displosion, torrent, turmoil, ferment, storm, tempest, rough weather, squall, earthquake, volcano, thunderstorm, berserk, berserker, fury, dragon, demon, tiger, beldame, Tisiphone, Megaera, Alecto, madcap, wild beast, fire eater, violent, vehement, warm, acute, sharp, rough, rude, ungentle, bluff, boisterous, wild, brusque, abrupt, waspish, impetuous, rampant, turbulent, disorderly, blustering, raging, troublous, riotous, tumultuary, tumultuous, obstreperous, uproarious, extravagant, unmitigated, ravening, inextinguishable, tameless, frenzied, desperate, infuriate, furious, outrageous, frantic, hysteric, in hysterics, fiery, flaming, scorching, hot, red-hot, ebullient, savage, fierce, ferocious, fierce as a tiger, excited, unquelled, unquenched, unextinguished, unrepressed, unbridled, unruly, headstrong, ungovernable, unappeasable, immitigable, unmitigable, uncontrollable, incontrollable, insuppressible, irrepressible, orgastic, orgasmatic, orgasmic, spasmodic, convulsive, explosive, detonating, volcanic, meteoric, stormy, violently, amain, by storm, by force, by main force, with might and main, tooth and nail, vi et armis, at the point of the sword, at the point of the bayonet, at one fell swoop, with a high hand, through thick and thin, in desperation, with a vengeance, a outrance, a toute outrance, headlong, head foremost, furor arma ministrat, blown with restless violence round about the pende.

Irascibility

N irascibility, irascibleness, temper, crossness, susceptibility, procacity, petulance, irritability, tartness, acerbity, protervity, pugnacity, excitability, bad temper, fiery temper, crooked temper, irritable, temper, genus irritabile, hot blood, ill humor, asperity, churlishness, huff, a word and a blow, Sir Fretful Plagiary, brabbler, Tartar, shrew, vixen, virago, termagant, dragon, scold, Xantippe, porcupine, spitfire, fire eater, fury, irascible, bad-tempered, ill-tempered, irritable, susceptible, excitable, thin-skinned, fretful, fidgety, on the fret, hasty, overhasty, quick, warm, hot, testy, touchy, techy, tetchy, like touchwood, like tinder, huffy, pettish, petulant, waspish, snappish, peppery, fiery, passionate, choleric, shrewish, sudden and quick in quarrel, querulous, captious, moodish, quarrelsome, contentious, disputatious, pugnacious, cantankerous, exceptious, restiff, churlish, cross, cross as crabs, cross as two sticks, cross as a cat, cross as a dog, cross as the tongs, fractious, peevish, acari=atre, in a bad temper, sulky, angry, resentful, resentive, vindictive, Int, pish!, a vieux comptes nouvelles disputes, quamvis tegatur proditur vultu furor, vino tortus et ira.

Sexuality

N sex, sexuality, gender, male, masculinity, maleness, female, femininity, sexual intercourse, copulation, mating, coitus, sex, lovemaking, marital relations, sexual union, sleeping together, carnal knowledge, sex instinct, sex drive, libido, lust, concupiscence, hots, horns, arousal, heat, rut, estrus, oestrus, tumescence, erection, hard-on, boner, masturbation, self-gratification, autoeroticism, onanism, self- abuse, orgasm, climax, ejaculation, sexiness, attractiveness, sensuality, voluptuousness, fornication, adultery, sex symbol, sex goddess, stud, hunk, one-night stand, pornography, porn, porno, hardcore pornography, softcore pornography, pin-up, cheesecake, beefcake, Playboy, Esquire, Hustler, perversion, deviation, sexual abnormality, fetish, fetishism, homosexuality, lesbianism, bisexuality, sodomy, buggery, pederasty, sadism, masochism, sado-masochism, incest, sexy, erotic, sexual, carnal, sensual, hot, horny, randy, rutting, passionate, lusty, hot-blooded, libidinous, up, in the mood, homosexual, gay, lesbian, bisexual.

Heat

N heat, caloric, temperature, warmth, fervor, calidity, incalescence, incandescence, glow, flush, fever, hectic, phlogiston, fire, spark, scintillation, flash, flame, blaze, bonfire, firework, pyrotechnics, pyrotechny, wildfire, sheet of fire, lambent flame, devouring element, adiathermancy, recalescence, summer, dog days, canicular days, baking, heat, white heat, tropical heat, Afric heat, Bengal heat, summer heat, blood heat, sirocco, simoom, broiling sun, insolation, warming, sun, pyrology, thermology, thermotics, thermodynamics, thermometer, calorie, gram-calorie, small calorie, kilocalorie, kilogram calorie, large calorie, British Thermal Unit, B, T, U, therm, quad, degrees Kelvin, kelvins, degrees centigrade, degrees Celsius, degrees Fahrenheit, hot, warm, mild, genial, tepid, lukewarm, unfrozen, thermal, thermic, calorific, fervent, fervid, ardent, aglow, sunny, torrid, tropical, estival, canicular, steamy, close, sultry, stifling, stuffy, suffocating, oppressive, reeking, baking, red hot, white hot, smoking hot, burning, hot, piping hot, like a furnace, like an oven, burning, hot as fire, hot as pepper, hot enough to roast an ox, hot enough to boil an egg, fiery, incandescent, incalescent, candent, ebullient, glowing, smoking, live, on fire, dazzling, in flames, blazing, in a blaze, alight, afire, ablaze, unquenched, unextinguished, smoldering, in a heat, in a glow, in a fever, in a perspiration, in a sweat, sudorific, sweltering, sweltered, blood hot, blood warm, warm as a toast, warm as wool, volcanic, plutonic, igneous, isothermal, isothermic, isotheral, not a breath of air, whirlwinds of tempestuous fire, heat, caloric, temperature, warmth, fervor, calidity, incalescence, incandescence, glow, flush, fever, hectic, phlogiston, fire, spark, scintillation, flash, flame, blaze, bonfire, firework, pyrotechnics, pyrotechny, wildfire, sheet of fire, lambent flame, devouring element, adiathermancy, recalescence, summer, dog days, canicular days, baking, heat, white heat, tropical heat, Afric heat, Bengal heat, summer heat, blood heat, sirocco, simoom, broiling sun, insolation, warming, sun, pyrology, thermology, thermotics, thermodynamics, thermometer, calorie, gram-calorie, small calorie, kilocalorie, kilogram calorie, large calorie, British Thermal Unit, B, T, U, therm, quad, degrees Kelvin, kelvins, degrees centigrade, degrees Celsius, degrees Fahrenheit, hot, warm, mild, genial, tepid, lukewarm, unfrozen, thermal, thermic, calorific, fervent, fervid, ardent, aglow, sunny, torrid, tropical, estival, canicular, steamy, close, sultry, stifling, stuffy, suffocating, oppressive, reeking, baking, red hot, white hot, smoking hot, burning, hot, piping hot, like a furnace, like an oven, burning, hot as fire, hot as pepper, hot enough to roast an ox, hot enough to boil an egg, fiery, incandescent, incalescent, candent, ebullient, glowing, smoking, live, on fire, dazzling, in flames, blazing, in a blaze, alight, afire, ablaze, unquenched, unextinguished, smoldering, in a heat, in a glow, in a fever, in a perspiration, in a sweat, sudorific, sweltering, sweltered, blood hot, blood warm, warm as a toast, warm as wool, volcanic, plutonic, igneous, isothermal, isothermic, isotheral, not a breath of air, whirlwinds of tempestuous fire.

Pungency

N pungency, piquance, piquancy, poignancy haut-gout, strong taste, twang, race, sharpness, acrimony, roughness, unsavoriness, mustard, cayenne, caviare, seasoning, niter, saltpeter, brine (saltiness), carbonate of ammonia, sal ammoniac, sal volatile, smelling salts, hartshorn (acridity), dram, cordial, nip, nicotine, tobacco, snuff, quid, smoke, segar, cigar, cigarette, weed, fragrant weed, Indian weed, Cavendish, fid, negro head, old soldier, rappee, stogy, pungent, strong, high-, full-flavored, high-tasted, high-seasoned, gamy, sharp, stinging, rough, piquant, racy, biting, mordant, spicy, seasoned, hot, hot as pepper, peppery, vellicating, escharotic, meracious, acrid, acrimonious, bitter, rough, unsavory.

Redness

N redness, red, scarlet, vermilion, carmine, crimson, pink, lake, maroon, carnation, couleur de rose, rose du Barry, magenta, damask, purple, flesh color, flesh tint, color, fresh color, high color, warmth, gules, ruby, carbuncle, rose, rust, iron mold, cinnabar, cochineal, fuchsine, ruddle, madder, Indian red, light red, Venetian red, red ink, annotto, annatto, realgar, minium, red lead, redness, rubescence, rubicundity, rubification, erubescence, blush, red, reddish, rufous, ruddy, florid, incarnadine, sanguine, rosy, roseate, blowzy, blowed, burnt, rubicund, rubiform, lurid, stammell blood red, russet buff, murrey, carroty, sorrel, lateritious, rubineous, rubricate, rubricose, rufulous, rose-colored, ruby-colored, cherry-colored, claret-colored, flame- colored, flesh-colored, peach-colored, salmon-colored, brick-colored, brick-colored, dust-colored, blushing, erubescent, reddened, red as fire, red as blood, red as scarlet, red as a turkey cock, red as a lobster, warm, hot, foxy.

Orange

N orange, red and yellow, gold, or, flame color, ocher, Mars'orange, cadmium, cardinal bird, cardinal flower, cardinal grosbeak, cardinal lobelia (a flowering plant), orange, ochreous, orange-colored, gold-colored, flame-colored, copper-colored, brass-colored, apricot-colored, warm, hot, glowing.


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