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Meaning of “in the hot seat” in the English Dictionary

"in the hot seat" in British English

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in the hot seat

in a ​position where you are ​responsible for ​important or ​difficult things
(Definition of in the hot seat from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “in the hot seat”
in Chinese (Simplified) 处境尴尬,处于困境…
in Chinese (Traditional) 處境尷尬,處於困境…
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