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hot-button


hot–button

adjective

Definition of HOT-BUTTON

relating to or causing the expression of opposing opinions <the new plan raises a number of hot-button issues that are sure to get voters riled up>
Related Words delicate, difficult, knotty, problematic (also problematical), spiny, thorny, ticklish, touchy, tough

March 05, 2015
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