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English definition of “hot dog”

hot dog

noun [C] uk   us  

hot dog noun [C] (FOOD)

B1 a cooked sausage eaten in a long soft piece of bread, often with fried onions: a hot dog standSavoury dishes

hot dog noun [C] (SPORT)

mainly US informal a person who makes fast, skilful movements in skiing, snowboarding, or surfing in order to make people notice themAttention-seeking, distracting and showing off
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