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Main Entry: hot
Inflected Form(s): hotĚter; hotĚtest 1: having a high temperature 2 a: easily excited : ARDENT, FIERY <hot temper> b: VIOLENT 1, raging <a hot battle> c: EAGER <hot for reform> 3: feeling or causing an uncomfortable degree of body heat <my forehead is hot> <it's hot in here> 4: newly made : FRESH <hot scent>; also: close to something sought <you're getting hotter> 5: suggestive of heat or of burning or glowing objects <hot spicy foods> <hot colors> 6 a: temporarily capable of unusual performance (as in a sport) b: currently popular or interesting <a hot topic of conversation> <the hot fashions for spring> 7 a: carrying electric current b: RADIOACTIVEc: dealing with radioactive material 8 a: recently stolen <hot jewels> b: wanted by the police - hotadverb - hotĚlyadverb - hotĚnessnoun