Notes On Contextual Meaning - CBSE Class 9 English Grammar

HOT – CONTEXTUAL MEANING

1. Having a high degree of heat or a high temperature:
   It was hot inside the hall

2(Of food) containing or consisting of pungent spices or peppers which produce a burning sensation
      when tasted.
     A very hot dish cooked with green chilli

3 Filled with passionate excitement, anger, or other strong emotion:

   The idea had been nurtured in his hot imagination
   Her reply came boiling out of her, hot with rage

4. (Of popular music) strongly rhythmical and excitingly played:

    Hot salsa and lambada dancing

5 Informal Involving much activity, debate, or interest:

  The environment has become a very hot issue

6. (Of news) fresh and of great interest:

     Have I got some hot gossip for you!

7.Currently popular, fashionable, or in demand:

   They know the hottest dance moves

Summary

HOT – CONTEXTUAL MEANING

1. Having a high degree of heat or a high temperature:
   It was hot inside the hall

2(Of food) containing or consisting of pungent spices or peppers which produce a burning sensation
      when tasted.
     A very hot dish cooked with green chilli

3 Filled with passionate excitement, anger, or other strong emotion:

   The idea had been nurtured in his hot imagination
   Her reply came boiling out of her, hot with rage

4. (Of popular music) strongly rhythmical and excitingly played:

    Hot salsa and lambada dancing

5 Informal Involving much activity, debate, or interest:

  The environment has become a very hot issue

6. (Of news) fresh and of great interest:

     Have I got some hot gossip for you!

7.Currently popular, fashionable, or in demand:

   They know the hottest dance moves

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