red–hot

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adjective \ˈred-ˈhät\

Definition of red–hot

  1. :  extremely hot: such asa :  glowing with heatb :  exhibiting or marked by intense emotion, enthusiasm, or violence <a red–hot campaign>c :  fresh, new <red–hot news>d :  extremely popular


RED–HOT Defined for English Language Learners

red–hot

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adjective \ˈred-ˈhät\

Definition of red–hot for English Language Learners

  • : glowing red because of being very hot

  • : extremely hot

  • : very active or successful


RED–HOT Defined for Kids

red–hot

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adjective \ˈred-ˈhät\

Definition of red–hot for Students

  1. 1 :  glowing red with heat <red-hot coals>

  2. 2 :  very active or successful <a red-hot team>

  3. 3 :  extremely popular <a red-hot fashion>


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