Examples of hot button in a Sentence
The film is considered very controversial for all the hot buttons it pushes.
Recent Examples of hot button from the Web
Rarely does Congress move with such decisiveness and cooperation on hot button political issues, like taxation.
The Jones campaign has mostly avoided attacks on hot button social issues during the campaign, such as NFL football players protests during the national anthem or the fate of Confederate monuments.
On Survivor, there’s no more hot button issue than food hoarding.
These finger taps on Trump and other hot buttons rarely develop any further.
This issue gets to the core of a long-running hot button debate for economists: Did central bankers’ bid to stimulate the economy by buying bonds work, and how?
His death has become a hot button topic after President Donald Trump’s call to the widow was overheard by Florida congresswoman Frederica Wilson.
Pro football is a conservative business, emphasis on the business, and turning into a cultural hot button is ownership’s nightmare.
With the issue a hot button topic far beyond the province's borders, Catalan stars have taken to social media sites to drum up up support in a bid to get people to go out and vote, whatever their opinion.
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HOT BUTTON Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of hot button for English Language Learners
: an issue that causes people to feel strong emotions (such as anger) and to argue with each other
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