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Slang

hot (1)

This page is about the slang term hot (1)

Meaning

stolen

For example

  • It's not easy to sell a hot car. The police send out lists of stolen vehicles to car dealers.

  • Those computers usually cost about two thousand dollars, so if you only paid five hundred, it must be hot.

Quick Quiz

If someone says they have hot goods for sale, it means the goods

a. are very fashionable

b. are very high-quality

c. have been stolen

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Contributor: Matt Errey