b. Being at a high temperature.
3. Causing a burning sensation, as in the mouth; spicy: hot peppers; a hot curry. a. Marked by intensity of emotion; ardent or fiery: a hot temper. b. Having or displaying great enthusiasm; eager: hot for travel. a. Informal Arousing intense interest, excitement, or controversy: a hot new book; a hot topic. c. Violent; raging: a hot battle.
7. Slang Sexually excited or exciting.
a. Most recent; new or fresh: a hot news item; the hot fashions for fall. b. Currently very popular or successful: one of the hottest young talents around. a. Performing with great skill and daring: a hot drummer.
b. Having or characterized by repeated successes: a player who is on a hot streak. 14. Music Of, relating to, or being an emotionally charged style of performance marked by strong rhythms and improvisation: hot jazz.
Cause and Effect:
Hot or HOT may refer to:
* Geographical Places and People:
* Hot District, a district of Chiang Mai province, Thailand * Hot, Hot a sub-district of Hot District, Thailand
* Hot, Albania, a municipality in the Malësi e Madhe District, Albania * Hoti (Albanians), an Albanian clan in Malësia
* Highly optimized tolerance, a general framework for studying complexity * Euromissile HOT, an anti-tank missile system
* The Hawaii Ocean Time-Series (HOT), an oceanographic time-series study * High temperature
* Spicy food, pungency
* Physical attractiveness
* Sexual arousal
* Jargon used to describe radioactivity or more generally any area that threatens life * Higher-order terms in mathematics
* High-output turbo
* High-occupancy toll, a road toll
* A series of psychedelic phenethylamines:
* Hot (Israel), an Israeli cable company
* In music:
* Hot (vocal group), best known for 1977 hit "Angel in Your Arms" * Hot (Squirrel Nut Zippers album), 1996 album
* Hot (Melanie Brown album), 2000 album
* Hot (Taeyang album)
* Hot (Inna album)
* "Hot" (Avril Lavigne song)
* "Hot" (Beatnuts song)
* "Hot" (Inna song)
* H.O.T. (High-Five of Teenagers), Korean pop group
* Hawaii Opera Theatre
1.| hot - used of physical heat; having a high or higher than desirable temperature or giving off heat or feeling or causing a sensation of heat or burning; "hot stove"; "hot water"; "a hot August day"; "a hot stuffy room"; "she's hot and tired"; "a hot forehead"warm - having or producing a comfortable and agreeable degree of heat or imparting or maintaining heat; "a warm body"; "a warm room"; "a warm climate"; "a warm coat"cold - having a low or inadequate temperature or feeling a sensation of coldness or having been made cold by e.g. ice or refrigeration; "a cold climate"; "a cold room"; "dinner has gotten cold"; "cold fingers"; "if you are cold, turn up the heat"; "a cold beer"| | 2.| hot - characterized by violent and forceful activity or movement; very intense; "the fighting became hot and heavy"; "a hot engagement"; "a raging battle"; "the river became a raging torrent"ragingviolent - acting with or marked by or resulting from great force or energy or emotional intensity; "a violent attack"; "a violent person"; "violent feelings"; "a violent rage"; "felt a violent dislike"| | 3.| hot - extended meanings; especially of psychological heat; marked by intensity or vehemence especially of passion or enthusiasm; "a hot temper"; "a hot topic"; "a hot new book"; "a hot love affair"; "a hot argument"passionate - having or expressing strong emotionscold - extended meanings; especially of psychological coldness; without human warmth or emotion; "a cold unfriendly nod"; "a cold and unaffectionate person"; "a cold impersonal manner"; "cold logic"; "the concert...