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  • verb
    Make or become hot. (he hotted up the flask)
    Having a high degree of heat or a high temperature. (it was hot inside the hall)
    (of food) containing or consisting of pungent spices or peppers which produce a burning sensation when tasted. (a very hot dish cooked with green chilli)
    Filled with passionate excitement, anger, or other strong emotion. (the idea had been nurtured in his hot imagination)
    Involving much activity, debate, or interest. (the environment has become a very hot issue)
    Very knowledgeable or skilful. (Tony is very hot on local history)
    Difficult to deal with. (he found my story simply too hot to handle)


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