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hot seat

Translation of hot seat in Spanish:


  • 1.1 (difficult position) [colloquial]to be in the hot seat
    estar en la línea de fuego
    1.2 (electric chair)
    (American English) [slang]
    silla (feminine) eléctrica
    Example sentences
    • When the lovers are found shot to death, a local religious fanatic is convicted and sentenced to the "hot seat."
    • He's visited the execution chambers of Louisiana, Florida, and Alabama, and ten times he has given testimony, either in court or in hearings, trying to help defendants avoid the hot seat.
    • Today visitors can take their turn on the hot seat providing a once in a lifetime photo opportunity.

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