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hot buttonnoun [C]

uk   us   US informal
a ​subject that is ​important to ​people and about which they have ​strongopinions: Gender ​issues have ​become something of a ​hotbutton. Immigration has ​become a ​hotbutton issue.
(Definition of hot button from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hot button”
in Chinese (Simplified) 重要而敏感的问题…
in Chinese (Traditional) 重要而敏感的問題…
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