boiling hot

boiling hot

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  • ˈboiling ˌhot — adj extremely hot It was a boiling hot day.[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • boiling hot — extremely hot …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hot — [ hat ] adjective *** ▸ 1 very high in temperature ▸ 2 food: with spices ▸ 3 involving strong emotion ▸ 4 exciting and interesting ▸ 5 very good/skillful/lucky ▸ 6 difficult/dangerous ▸ 7 involving sex ▸ 8 determined to do something ▸ 9 busy ▸ 10 …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • hot — I UK [hɒt] / US [hɑt] adjective Word forms hot : adjective hot comparative hotter superlative hottest *** Other ways of saying hot: tepid almost cold: used especially of liquids: a mouthful of tepid coffee lukewarm only slightly hot: used… …   English dictionary

  • boiling — [[t]bɔ͟ɪlɪŋ[/t]] 1) ADJ Something that is boiling or boiling hot is very hot. It s boiling in here, complained Miriam... Often the food may be bubbling and boiling hot on the top, but the inside may still be cold. Syn: baking 2) ADJ: v link ADJ… …   English dictionary

  • hot — adj. 1 of the weather VERBS ▪ be ▪ become, get, grow, turn ▪ The sun shone fiercely down and it grew hotter and hotter. ADVERB …   Collocations dictionary

  • hot — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. heated (see heat); peppery, biting. See taste, excitability, pungency. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Having a high temperature] Syn. torrid, burning, fiery, flaming, blazing, very warm, feverish,… …   English dictionary for students

  • boiling — boilingly, adv. /boy ling/, adj. 1. having reached the boiling point; steaming or bubbling up under the action of heat: boiling water. 2. fiercely churning or swirling: the boiling seas. 3. (of anger, rage, etc.) intense; fierce; heated. adv. 4.… …   Universalium

  • boiling — boil|ing [ bɔılıŋ ] adjective * 1. ) boiling or boiling hot extremely hot: It was a boiling hot day. I m absolutely boiling in this sweater. 2. ) a boiling liquid has become so hot that there are BUBBLES in it and it is becoming a gas …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • boiling */ — UK [ˈbɔɪlɪŋ] / US adjective 1) a boiling liquid has become so hot that there are bubbles in it and it is becoming a gas 2) boiling or boiling hot extremely hot It was a boiling hot day. I m absolutely boiling in this jumper …   English dictionary

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