Translation of hot seat in Spanish:
- 1.1 (difficult position) [colloquial]to be in the hot seatestar en la línea de fuego1.2 (electric chair)(American English) [slang]
silla (feminine) eléctricaExample 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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