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American English: /ˈhɑt ˌwaɪ(ə)r/

Translation of hot-wire in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • (US)
    hacerle el puente a
    Example sentences
    • It was taken after a gang cut the padlock on the security gate and hot-wired the vehicle.
    • Hot-wiring a plane, however, is easier than hot-wiring a car.
    • Reports at the time included 50 cars being hot-wired and driven out of the showroom to be disembowelled for parts, and hundreds hospitalised after fires and fighting broke out.
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