piping hot


of food or drink : very hot

Full Definition of PIPING HOT

:  very hot

Examples of PIPING HOT

  1. The coffee was served piping hot.
  2. <the appeal of piping hot cocoa after an afternoon of shoveling snow>

First Known Use of PIPING HOT

14th century


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