hot number

hot number

Also, hot stuff. Someone or something that is currently popular or fashionable; also, someone or something unconventional or daring. For example, That new song is going to be a hot number, or He really thinks he's hot stuff. These slangy expressions use hot in the sense of "recent" or "fresh," a usage dating from the 1300s, although hot stuff dates from the 1700s and hot number from about 1900.
See also: hot, number

hot number

1. n. an exciting piece of music. Now here’s a hot number by the Wanderers.
2. n. an attractive or sexy girl or woman. Who’s that hot number I saw you with last night?
See also: hot, number
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The hot number from four years ago came back for another dance, only to find his admirers have moved on.
Ray has a hot number on his hands and other established stars have also waxed the song, with Mark Wynter, currently having a hit with Venus in Blue Jeans and Steve Lawrence producing versions.
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you would have seen that capes are being touted as the hot number for men next autumn and winter.
Midnight Minx a hot number Midnight Minx made it three wins from three starts when returning from a year off to take the mares' bumper.
Anyone who has any information about Ghaneyah's whereabouts is asked to call the police hot number or head to the nearest police station" advised an ROP official.
Katherine Kelly's gone all classy Enders Charlie Brooks looks sizzling in this stylish red hot number Brooke Vincent will have male fans drooling in this purple dress cut to the naval.
She may be his official girlfriend, the only girl he would ever tell that he's attracted to other girls, but there's also the hot number Miss B (Melissa Earls), a receptionist at a nearby dressmaking shop on his delivery route.
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On the other hand, a weakening in the currency over the past few months could boost import price inflation, providing potential for a hot number.
Property suffers from the cycles of fashion as much as any industry - and out-of-town business parks are this season's hot number.
7 ATTRACTION KNOWS NO BOUNDS If you see a hot number across the room or down the street, it's probably not the person's sexual orientation that first got your attention.
Alberto will heat up the auction with a hot number that will set the audience on fire.
The 18 per cent has been a hot number among all political factions and parties, although the Swiss People's Party (SVP/UDC) is the only major party to have approved it in their party convention.
Pia Wallen is a hot number at the moment, with her original use of felt sourced from Gotland sheep.