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Spanish translation of “hot”


adjective /hot/
having or causing a great deal of heat a hot oven That water is hot. very warm a hot day Running makes me feel hot. (of food) having a sharp, burning taste a hot curry. easily made angry a hot temper. recent; fresh
reciente; (noticias) frescas
hot news.
hotly adverb eagerly; quickly
muy de cerca; con ahínco
The thieves were hotly pursued by the police.
angrily; passionately
The accusations were hotly denied.
hot air boastful words, promises that will not be kept etc
palabras al aire
Most of what he said was just hot air.
hot-blooded adjective passionate; having strong feelings hot-blooded young men. hot dog a hot sausage sandwich. hotfoot adverb in a great hurry
corriendo, con mucha prisa, a toda velocidad
He arrived hotfoot from the meeting.
hothead noun a hotheaded person. Some local hotheads had caused a fight in a bar. hotheaded adjective easily made angry; inclined to act suddenly and without sufficient thought. a hot-headed young man. hothouse noun a glass-house kept warm for growing plants in He grows orchids in his hothouse. hot-plate noun the part of a cooker on which food is heated for cooking. a portable heated plate of metal etc for keeping plates of food etc hot. be in hot water ( get into hot water) to be in or get into trouble.
estar/meterse en problemas
He got into hot water when he was caught cheating in an exam.
hot up verb (past tense, past participle hotted) to increase; to become more exciting etc. The race is beginning to hot up. in hot pursuit chasing as fast as one can
pisándole los talones
The thief ran off, with the shopkeeper in hot pursuit.
like hot cakes very quickly
como rosquillas
These books are selling like hot cakes.
(Definition of hot from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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