a collection of favorite or frequently used Web sites or those about a specific topic; also called bookmarks , favorites , also written hot list
(From hypertext “hot spot”) A document on the World-Wide Web or a user’s browser configuration file containing hypertext links, often unorganised and undocumented, to notable pages on the Web.
Compare the 19th century notion of a commonplace book (http://c.gp.cs.cmu.edu:5103/prog/webster?commonplace+book).
- Hot list
noun See hotlist
verb To poison or otherwise treat a drug dose to render it fatal; give someone a ”hot shot”: You hot-loaded the cocaine, knowing it would kill her (1980s+ Narcotics)
[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: […]
messaging A web mail service bought by Microsoft. (http://hotmail.com/). (2006-10-30)