(also hot line)
Definition of hotline in English:
A direct telephone line set up for a specific purpose, especially for use in emergencies or for communication between heads of government: a domestic violence hotline
More example sentences
- In various cities, emergency hotlines and hostels have been set up for women and girls forced to flee their neighbourhoods.
- The people of Scotland decided the final winners by voting in their thousands via telephone hotlines and the internet.
- The woman shopkeeper saw her condition and called Childline, an emergency hotline for children in distress.
Definition of hotline in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia