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Definition 1: very fast; capable of quick response and great speed - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where red-hot or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a hot sports car
  • a blistering pace
  • got off to a hot start
  • in hot pursuit
  • a red-hot line drive

Synonyms for red-hot in the sense of this definition

(red-hot is similar to ...) acting or moving or capable of acting or moving quickly

"fast film" "on the fast track in school" "set a fast pace" "a fast car"

Definition 2: glowing red with heat - [adjective satellite denoting all]

(red-hot is similar to ...) used of physical heat; having a high or higher than desirable temperature or giving off heat or feeling or causing a sensation of heat or burning

"hot stove" "hot water" "a hot August day" "a hot stuffy room" "she's hot and tired" "a hot forehead"

Definition 3: newest or most recent - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where red-hot or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • news hot off the press
  • red-hot information

Synonyms for red-hot in the sense of this definition

(red-hot is similar to ...) not of long duration; having just (or relatively recently) come into being or been made or acquired or discovered

"a new law" "new cars" "a new comet" "a new friend" "a new year" "the New World"

Definition 4: having strong sexual appeal - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where red-hot or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • juicy barmaids
  • a red-hot mama
  • a voluptuous woman
  • a toothsome blonde in a tight dress

Synonyms for red-hot in the sense of this definition

(red-hot is similar to ...) marked by or tending to arouse sexual desire or interest

"feeling sexy" "sexy clothes" "sexy poses" "a sexy book" "sexy jokes"

Definition 5: characterized by intense emotion or interest or excitement - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where red-hot or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a red-hot speech
  • sizzling political issues

Synonyms for red-hot in the sense of this definition

(red-hot is similar to ...) extended meanings; especially of psychological heat; marked by intensity or vehemence especially of passion or enthusiasm

"a hot temper" "a hot topic" "a hot new book" "a hot love affair" "a hot argument"

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