Translation of hot in Spanish:
adjective comparative hotter superlative hottest
- 1 1.1(food/water)
caluroso(climate)a hot country
cálidoun país calurosodon't touch it, it's hotno lo toques, está calienteit's hot today/in herehoy/aquí hace calorI'm/he's hottengo/tiene calorto get hot (oven/iron/radiator)calentarseI/she got very hotme/le dio mucho caloram I getting hot? (in children's games)¿caliente o frío?the metal was red hotel metal estaba al rojo vivounder the hot sun to get/be all hot and bothered about something (British)sulfurarse/estar sulfurado por algoto go hot and cold all overI went hot and cold all overse me puso la carne de gallinato have a hot temper
me dieron escalofríostener mal genio→ blow1 2 1 1
tener un carácter explosivoExample sentences
Example sentences1.2 (spicy)
- The sea water temperature is a warm 37 degrees - hot enough for a bath!
- The summer months are hot with daytime temperatures in the low to mid 90's, but the winters are mild.
- The time to start this project is when the weather is sunny and hot - 80 degrees or more.
- An hour later the three were chatting over hot chocolate in the small cafe that served hot drinks and food to skaters.
- It was perhaps the quickest I had ever prepared a hot drink, and it was in under a minute.
- A simple meal of soup, bread and cheese, followed by a hot drink, is served and a basket is available for voluntary donations as you leave.
- I think it has a lot more kick and tastes even better with hot cherry peppers instead.
- The flavour of garlic is well known for its hot, dry pungent taste, savoured in the cuisine of many cultures.
- When we do see him eat out it is often at a Mexican take-out, where quantities of hot sauce disguise the taste.
- 2 2.1 (intense)(contest)there is hot speculation about the outcome
muy reñidose está especulando mucho acerca del resultadothings started getting hot on lap 25la cosa se empezó a animar en la vuelta número 25 [colloquial]Example sentences2.2 (dangerous) [colloquial] to make things hot for somebody
hacerle la vida muy difícil a alguienthe situation was too hot to handlela situación entrañaba demasiados riesgos or era demasiado comprometedoraExample sentences
- All I felt was frustration and anger and hot emotions roiling through me.
- His eyes were wide, and Egewe sensed the hot miasma of emotions that the boy was emitting.
Example sentences2.3 (eager) [colloquial]hot
- So, anyway, I can exclusively report my hot surf fashion tips.
- The only way I know what TV shows are currently hot is by reading about them in magazines and such.
- In 12 months' time, the event will be staged again, and four more hopefuls will vie for the title of hot new fashion star.
- Unfortunately, unlike cutting taxes, cutting spending is a task that even the most fearless of politicians usually finds too hot to handle.
- McCusker, Gray, and McEvoy were proving too hot to handle, Derry found fouling the only way to stop them.
- Australia found the target of six runs an over too hot to handle, slipping from 102 for one to 136 for seven in less than nine overs.
forsomethinga public hot for the latest noveltyun público ávido de novedadeshe was hot on or for herestaba loco por ella [colloquial]
- 3 3.1 (fresh) news hot off the pressuna noticia de último momentoExample sentences
Example sentences3.2 (current)
- The stories were hot topics for major news outlets and bloggers, due to the companies involved and the massive number of compromised records.
- Brunswick omits any reference to the date of the event so that it's unclear his story is not exactly hot news.
- Outsourcing may be a hot topic in the news, but the practice is as old as computers themselves.
- In a moment they raised a loud clamor, announcing that the scent was hot.
- Once picking up hot scent, he bores in and busts birds out of the cover to provide the gun a shot.
de plena actualidadExample sentences3.3 (popular, in demand)
- These used to be the sites of hot political and literary debate.
- Both were criminally charged amid hot debate over whether the female officer should be punished in such a situation.
- But of late the hot debate is why many women are choosing not to marry and others are opting for the union later in life.
de gran aceptación(play/movie)one of Hollywood's hottest stars
taquillerouna de las estrellas más cotizadas de HollywoodExample sentences
- It is pretty uneventful except for introducing the new characters - Rachel and her dad, Alex, who is hot for Susan.
- Lehman also points out a bit of censorship when one line proved too hot for the dialogue track, though it's there for lip-readers.
- The truth is, even if they were dog-ugly I'd still be kind of hot for them.
- 4 [colloquial] 4.1 (expert)(card-player/lawyer)to be hot
at/ onsomethingshe's pretty hot at physicses un hacha or es muy buena en físicahe's pretty hot on current affairsestá muy al tanto en temas de actualidadI'm not too hot on the subjectno sé mucho del temaExample sentences4.2 (keen)to be hot
- But then our Johann isn't so hot on the maths, even at the best of times.
- The purveyor of fine art, who also makes an honest buck with cartoons and wacky drawings, is hot on humour.
- They're great at scaring us with how much we pay into Europe, not so hot on telling us what we get out of it.
onsomethingshe's hot on punctualityle da mucha importancia a la puntualidad4.3 (satisfactory) (pred, with neg) how are things? — not so hot¿qué tal? — regular or más o menosshe's not feeling too hotno se encuentra muy bienExample sentences4.4 [colloquial] (sexually attractive)
buenón [colloquial]a hot chickuna chica buenonahe's really hot
- And while iMode may be fine for targeting kids and consumers, it's not so hot for business.
- I'm not too hot with electronics, so I managed to enlist my brother to sort the circuits out for me.
- Its demeanour is that of the same old story as they have once again failed to exceed their own limitations, making it a must for fans but not so hot for the rest of us.
un cuero (Chile) (Mexico) [colloquial]
una mina rica (Southern Cone) [colloquial]es muy buenón
está cuerísimo (Mexico)
es minísimo (Chile)
- 5 (stolen) [slang]robadoafanado [slang]mangado [slang]Example sentences
- It is so hot and radioactive that the miners use remote control equipment.
- The situation goes from bad to worse after they find a way to dispose of the hot merchandise.
- In those first vital hours, the police decided to publicise the raid as much as possible in a bid to make the stolen pictures too hot to handle.
- Police decided to publicise the robbery as much as possible in an effort to make the paintings too hot to handle.
- 7 (radioactive) [slang](debris/waste)
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