not too hot

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not too hot

1. Not very good; not completely healthy or well. That burger I ate wasn't too hot, but their soup was delicious! Her track record hasn't been too hot lately. We'll have to keep an eye on her work. I'm not feeling too hot this morning. I think I may have the 'flu.
2. Not as good as one believes. A: "I can't believe we have to play against last year's champions in the first game of the tournament!" B: "Eh, they're not too hot. I think we can take 'em!"
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not so/too ˈhot

(informal) not very well, healthy, etc.; not very good: ‘How do you feel today?’ ‘Not so hot.’Her work’s not too hot, is it? I thought she’d be better than this!
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Condoms need to be stored in places that aren't too hot or cold, and away from sharp or rough surfaces that could tear them or wear them away.
This will ensure that outside temperatures aren't too hot, preventing the water evaporating off the surface of the soil and giving it a chance to soak down to the plant's roots.
We're treated very well over there and, once the temperatures aren't too hot for the horses, it works well for us.
Punters aren't too hot on the m dmi Party ( P) in the Capital either.
I guess the American military aren't too hot on spelling!
Sydney is perfectly suited with mild winters and summers that aren't too hot.
And judging by the results of a recently completed telephone survey, Springfield residents aren't too hot on either idea.
Drinkers in the New Addie pub, on Moira Street, Splott, aren't too hot on alcopops and white wine spritzers.
Plan your route, and take a guidebook with you because many Italian gardens aren't too hot on gift shops!
Where summers aren't too hot and dry, plant batches in sequence, starting this month, so you have an ongoing crop.
They are doomed to return to the Championship next season and although the Toon aren't too hot either, they should pick up a comfortable three points here.
Mid-mornings and afternoons aren't too hot for exploring, and you can hide from the lunchtime sun with a shaded lunch in a gothic courtyard or restaurant overlooking the sea.
7 Needs to be held up, and although a fast early pace would normally suit her style of racing, I wouldn't be surprised if a couple of these got first run on her, including the Martin Pipetrained duo of Doof and Mantras 4 You would have to concede that she is the form choice in a poor seller 4 Jimmy Frost's winning percentages aren't too hot, but he does train his fair share of winners around here, and with Richard Johnson booked Fire Ranger deserves respect Fire Ranger isn't getting any better, and it's safe to assume her course win in June is best attributed to her winning in her turn, rather than an improvement in form.
Their batting is superb, but to win one-day competitions you need to be economical in the field - and Essex aren't too hot at keeping things tight.
SHE'S facing claims of embarrassing sexploits with best pal Kate Moss and it looks like things aren't too hot in Sadie Frost's love-life, either.