beat the heat

idiom

: to remain cool in hot weather
His favorite way of beating the heat is to have a couple of cold beers.

Examples of beat the heat in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web With excessive heat warnings in place until Tuesday, cities all across the Bay Area are turning public spaces into cooling centers for residents to beat the heat. Rick Hurd, The Mercury News, 3 July 2024 Au Natural Beauty To beat the heat in style, embrace natural textures, starting with Source Unknown's gauzy top-and-skirt set. Laura Lajiness Kaupke, Vogue, 28 June 2024 Temperatures in Kansas City are reaching 100 degrees, and community centers around the area are hoping to provide relief to those who want to beat the heat. Joseph Hernandez, Kansas City Star, 24 June 2024 Recommended: 12 great wines to help beat the heat Ronan by Clinet 2021 Bordeaux Blanc, France. Peg San Felippo, Sun Sentinel, 21 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for beat the heat 

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“Beat the heat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/beat%20the%20heat. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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