su·​per·​hot | \ ˌsü-pər-ˈhät How to pronounce superhot (audio) \

Definition of superhot

: extremely hot: such as
a : having or being an extremely high temperature … most traditional steak houses mark the steak on a ridged or flat grill, then finish it in a superhot broiler.— Harvey Steinman … unlike other portable coffeemakers on the market, … it can withstand superhot temperatures.— Elizabeth Goldbaum also : superheated sense 1 superhot gases
b : extremely violent or fierce a superhot temper
c : extremely popular or in demand a superhot song/performer/toy Collectors have turned some of these cards … into a superhot property.— Mark D. Fefer
d : extremely pungent or peppery Though hot sauce purists insist superhot sauces are merely a novelty, they remain popular.— Sam Gugino
e : extremely sexy He was superhot, with broad, muscular shoulders, ripped abs, and the most beautifully bronzed skin I'd ever seen.— Karen Robinovitz

First Known Use of superhot

1846, in the meaning defined above

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“Superhot.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

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