an extremely popular or trendy person or thing; a person or thing in high demand.
: Willenson is a hot ticket item in the media these days
A very popular show; hit: Mr. Martins’s staging of Sleeping Beauty was such a critical success at its premiere that it became an instant hot ticket (1960s+)
[hot-ee] /ˈhɒt i/ noun, Slang. 1. a sexually attractive person. /ˈhɒtɪ/ noun (informal) (pl) -ties 1. (US) a sexually attractive person 2. a hot-water bottle noun a hot water bottle Usage Note slang n. also hotty, “attractive person,” teen slang by 1995, from hot + -ie. The same word was used from 1947 with sense […]
[hot] /hɒt/ adjective, hotter, hottest. 1. having or giving off heat; having a high temperature: a hot fire; hot coffee. 2. having or causing a sensation of great bodily heat; attended with or producing such a sensation: He was hot with fever. 3. creating a burning sensation, as on the skin or in the throat: […]
- Hot tip
noun a timely and likely helpful piece of advice or information Examples No one wants hot tips for the stock market now. Word Origin 1891
noun a thermal or glass carafe (often with black-banded neck and a lid) for holding a hot beverage, as coffee, with which one can refill one’s cup Usage Note cooking