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adjective
  1. 1
    very high in temperature

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    1. b.
      used about the weather

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    2. c.
      where the weather is often hot

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    3. d.
      cooked and served hot

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  2. 5
    informal especially good in some way

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    1. a.
      very skillful

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    2. b.
      very lucky

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  3. 6
    difficult, or dangerous

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  4. 7
    informal involving sexual feelings or images

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    1. a.
      sexually attractive

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    2. b.
      eager to have sex

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  5. 8
    informal determined to do something

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  6. 10
    informal stolen and being looked for by the police

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