hothead

noun hot·head \ ˈhät-ˌhed \
Updated on: 7 Nov 2017

Definition of hothead

: a hotheaded person

Examples of hothead in a Sentence

  1. Working on the project with such a hothead has been unpleasant.

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First Known Use of hothead

1660


HOTHEAD Defined for English Language Learners

hothead

noun

Definition of hothead for English Language Learners

  • : a person who gets angry easily : a hotheaded person


HOTHEAD Defined for Kids

hothead

noun hot·head \ ˈhät-ˌhed \

Definition of hothead for Students

: a person who is easily excited or angered

hotheaded

\-ˈhed-əd\ adjective


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