hot streak

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of hot streak

: a period of repeated successes
  • The team's record has improved; it has recently been on a hot streak.

Word by Word Definitions

hot play
  1. : having a relatively high temperature

  2. : capable of giving a sensation of heat or of burning, searing, or scalding

  3. : having heat in a degree exceeding normal body heat

  1. : hotly

  2. : fast, quickly

  1. : a period of relatively high temperature : a period of heat

  2. : one that is hot (such as a hot meal or a horse just after a workout)

  3. : strong sexual desire

  1. : heat, warm

streak play
  1. : a line or mark of a different color or texture from the ground : stripe

  2. : the color of the fine powder of a mineral obtained by scratching or rubbing against a hard white surface and constituting an important distinguishing character

  3. : inoculum implanted in a line on a solid medium

  1. : to make streaks on or in

  2. : to move swiftly : rush

  3. : to have a streak (as of winning or outstanding performances)


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