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intr.v. hot-dogged, hot-dog·ging, hot-dogs Slang
To perform daring stunts or acrobatic maneuvers, as while skiing or surfing.
hot′-dog′ging adj. & n.
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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.)
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.
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Past participle: hot-dogged
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