Definition of hotly in English:

hotly

Syllabification: hot·ly
Pronunciation: /ˈhätlē
 
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adverb

In a passionate, excited, or angry way: the rumors were hotly denied hotly debated issues
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  • Kenyans are currently hotly debating the issue following the launch of a project to design a national costume for the country.
  • She said she expects this issue to be hotly debated over the fall semester.
  • One of the most hotly debated issues is whether or not a Yoga teacher should be a vegan and by extension animal rights.
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