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hot water

noun

: a difficult situation

Full Definition of HOT WATER

:  trouble 4, difficulty <was in hot water with the authorities>

First Known Use of HOT WATER

1537
HOT WATER Defined for Kids

hot water

noun

Definition of HOT WATER for Kids

:  a difficult or distressing situation <Her lies got her into hot water.>

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