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hot dog

or hot·dog (hŏt′dôg′, -dŏg′)
n.
1. A frankfurter, especially one served hot in a long soft roll. Also called red-hot.
2. Slang One who performs showy, often dangerous stunts, as in skiing or surfing.
interj. Informal
Used to express delight or enthusiasm.

[Originally 19th century slang, from the belief that sausage makers often adulterated sausages with meat from dogs.]

hot dog

n
1. (Cookery) a sausage, esp a frankfurter, served hot in a long roll split lengthways
2. (Skiing) chiefly US a person who performs showy acrobatic manoeuvres when skiing or surfing
3. (Swimming, Water Sports & Surfing) chiefly US a person who performs showy acrobatic manoeuvres when skiing or surfing
vb, hot-dog, -dogs, -dogging or -dogged
4. (Skiing) (intr) chiefly US to perform a series of manoeuvres in skiing, surfing, etc, esp in a showy manner
5. (Swimming, Water Sports & Surfing) (intr) chiefly US to perform a series of manoeuvres in skiing, surfing, etc, esp in a showy manner
[C20: sense 1 from the supposed resemblance of the sausage to a dachshund; sense 2 from US hot dog!, exclamation of pleasure, approval, etc ]

hot′ dog`


n.
1. a frankfurter.
2. a sandwich of a frankfurter in a split roll.
3. Also, hot′dog`.Slang. a person who hot-dogs; hot-dogger.
interj.
4. (used to express great joy or delight.)
[1895–1900, Amer.]

hot′-dog`

or hot′dog`,



v. -dogged, -dog•ging,
adj. Slang. v.i.
1. to perform intricate maneuvers in a sport, esp. surfing or skiing.
2. to perform flamboyantly; show off.
adj.
3. highly skillful.
4. done for attention; showy or sensational.
hot′-dog`ger, n.
[1960–65, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hot dog - someone who performs dangerous stunts to attract attention to himselfhot dog - someone who performs dangerous stunts to attract attention to himself
show-off, exhibitionist - someone who deliberately behaves in such a way as to attract attention
2.hot dog - a frankfurter served hot on a bun
frankfurter, weenie, wienerwurst, wiener, frank, hot dog, hotdog, dog - a smooth-textured sausage of minced beef or pork usually smoked; often served on a bread roll
frankfurter bun, hotdog bun - a long bun shaped to hold a frankfurter
sandwich - two (or more) slices of bread with a filling between them
chili dog - a hotdog with chili con carne on it
3.hot dog - a smooth-textured sausage of minced beef or pork usually smokedhot dog - a smooth-textured sausage of minced beef or pork usually smoked; often served on a bread roll
sausage - highly seasoned minced meat stuffed in casings
Vienna sausage - short slender frankfurter usually with ends cut off
red hot, hot dog, hotdog - a frankfurter served hot on a bun
Translations
سندويتش سُجُق ساخِننَقَانِق
párek v rohlíku
hotdog
hotdogo
hodarihot dognakkisämpylä
hot dog
hot dog
pylsa
ソーセージフランクフルトホットドックホットドッグ
핫도그
párok v rožku
hotdog
varmkorv
ขนมปังประกบไส้กรอก
sosisli sandviçsıcak sosis
bánh mì kẹp xúc xích

hot dog

n (Culin) → hot dog m inv

hot

(hot) adjective
1. having or causing a great deal of heat. a hot oven; That water is hot.
2. very warm. a hot day; Running makes me feel hot.
3. (of food) having a sharp, burning taste. a hot curry.
4. easily made angry. a hot temper.
5. recent; fresh. hot news.
ˈhotly adverb
1. eagerly; quickly. The thieves were hotly pursued by the police.
2. angrily; passionately. The accusations were hotly denied.
hot air
boastful words, promises that will not be kept etc. Most of what he said was just hot air.
ˌhot-ˈblooded adjective
passionate; having strong feelings. hot-blooded young men.
hot dog
a hot sausage sandwich.
ˈhotfoot adverb
in a great hurry. He arrived hotfoot from the meeting.
ˈhothead noun
a hotheaded person.
ˌhotˈheaded adjective
easily made angry; inclined to act suddenly and without sufficient thought.
ˈhothouse noun
a glass-house kept warm for growing plants in. He grows orchids in his hothouse.
ˈhot-plate noun
1. the part of a cooker on which food is heated for cooking.
2. a portable heated plate of metal etc for keeping plates of food etc hot.
be in hot water, get into hot water
to be in or get into trouble.
hot uppast tense, past participle ˈhotted verb
to increase; to become more exciting etc.
in hot pursuit
chasing as fast as one can. The thief ran off, with the shopkeeper in hot pursuit.
like hot cakes
very quickly. These books are selling like hot cakes.

hot dog

نَقَانِق párek v rohlíku hotdog Hot Dog χοτ ντογκ perrito caliente, perro caliente nakkisämpylä hot dog hot dog hot dog ホットドック 핫도그 hotdog pølse i brød hot dog cachorro-quente хот-дог varmkorv ขนมปังประกบไส้กรอก sosisli sandviç bánh mì kẹp xúc xích 热狗
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