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hotting (up)

verb
present participle of hot (up), chiefly Southern, southern Midland, & British

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to cause to have or give off heat to a moderate degree
  • with a silky Southern drawl, the waitress asked, "Want me to hot up that pie?"

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“Hotting (up).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hotting%20%28up%29. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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