red with heat; very hot.
creating much excitement, demand, or discussion:
The new toy robot is a red-hot item this Christmas.
characterized by intense excitement, enthusiasm, or passion.
very fresh or new; most recent:
red-hot tips on the stock market.
a person who has great fervor or intensity, as for a goal or cause.
Informal. a hot dog.
a small cinnamon-flavored candy.
(esp of metal) heated to the temperature at which it glows red: iron is red-hot at about 500°C
extremely hot: the stove is red-hot, so don’t touch it
keen, excited, or eager; enthusiastic
furious; violent: red-hot anger
very recent or topical: red-hot information
(Austral, slang) extreme, unreasonable, or unfair: the charges are red-hot
- Red-hot mama
- Red-hot poker
noun 1. tritoma. red-hot poker noun 1. See kniphofia
noun 1. Francesco [frahn-ches-kaw] /frɑnˈtʃɛs kɔ/ (Show IPA), 1626?–98, Italian biologist.
noun, plural rediae [ree-dee-ee] /ˈri diˌi/ (Show IPA). Zoology. 1. a cylindrical larval stage of some trematodes, produced by a sporocyst and giving rise to daughter rediae or to cercariae. noun (pl) -diae (-dɪˌiː) 1. a parasitic larva of flukes that has simple locomotory organs, pharynx, and intestine and gives rise either to other rediae […]