have the hots for
have the hots for (someone or something)
1. To have a strong sexual attraction to one. I think Jenny has the hots for my brother.
2. By extension, to have a strong desire for something. Dan's always got the hots for the latest technological fads.
have the hots for someone
Sl. to be sexually aroused by someone. Perry has the hots for Earline.
have the hots forbe sexually attracted to. informal
1996 Janette Turner Hospital Oyster One summer night, there was a man with a knife, a man on my own surveying team, a man I fancied, a man I knew had the hots for me.