Definition of heated
: marked by anger or passion a heated argument
Examples of heated in a Sentence
Their conversation quickly became heated.
a heated discussion about who should pay for the pizza
Recent Examples of heated from the Web
After lengthy and heated negotiations, the assembly’s powerful budget committee agreed to a $7.3 billion budget for 14 peacekeeping missions for the year starting July 1, a $570 million cut from the current budget of $7.87 billion.
The U.S. attack on a Syrian air base came after years of heated debate and deliberation in Washington over intervention in the bloody civil war.
A heated accumulator tank will hold five liters of water during the launch and keep it from freezing until the spacecraft arrives at its destination, where temperatures will be markedly higher.
The two had some heated interactions when the Warriors and Thunder met this season but were amicable as All-Star Game teammates.
The legislative and constitutional committee approved the deal on Tuesday after an often raucous three-day review — during which lawmakers got into heated arguments, pushed and shoved each other and came close to blows.
Outside features include an outdoor shower, a heated saltwater pool and a pool house with living area and kitchenette.
The administration of Mayor Mitch Landrieu on May 19 finished removing four Confederate monuments around New Orleans after months of heated debate and protests that brought national media attention.
The ban, which applies to inside areas of bars and restaurants as well as public places like cinemas, theaters and sports venues, was approved by Parliament following years of heated debate and signed by President Milos Zeman, a chain smoker.
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Definition of heated for English Language Learners
: including a system that provides warmth
: marked by excited or angry feelings
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