Definition of hothead in English:

Share this entry


Pronunciation: /ˈhätˌhed/


A person who is impetuous or who easily becomes angry and violent.
Example sentences
  • But some on the other side were just as bad, inciting the hotheads and inviting a violent response.
  • He's a bit of a hothead who gets flustered easily.
  • He's a violent hothead who's clearly on a collision course with his destiny.
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.