all hot and bothered


all hot and bothered
(all) hot and bothered informal worried or angry, and sometimes physically hot.

Dad gets all hot and bothered if someone parks in his parking space.


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  • (all) hot and bothered — phrase upset and confused, for example because you have too much to do Thesaurus: feeling sad or unhappysynonym not able to think clearlysynonym Main entry: hot * * * (all) hot and ˈbothered …   Useful english dictionary

  • all hot and bothered —  Very agitated, excited, nervous, confused …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • hot and bothered — (all) hot and bothered informal worried or angry, and sometimes physically hot. Dad gets all hot and bothered if someone parks in his parking space …   New idioms dictionary

  • hot and bothered — {adj.}, {informal} Excited and worried, displeased, or puzzled. A hackneyed phrase. * /Fritz got all hot and bothered when he failed in the test./ * /Leona was all hot and bothered when her escort was late in coming for her./ * /Jerry was hot and …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • hot and bothered — {adj.}, {informal} Excited and worried, displeased, or puzzled. A hackneyed phrase. * /Fritz got all hot and bothered when he failed in the test./ * /Leona was all hot and bothered when her escort was late in coming for her./ * /Jerry was hot and …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • hot\ and\ bothered — adj informal Excited and worried, displeased, or puzzled. a hackneyed phrase. Fritz got all hot and bothered when he failed in the test. Leona was all hot and bothered when her escort was late in coming for her. Jerry was hot and bothered about… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • hot and bothered — angry and excited. Dad gets all hot and bothered if someone parks in his parking space …   New idioms dictionary

  • hot and bothered — ap Irritated. Don t get all hot and bothered about a parking ticket. 1950s …   Historical dictionary of American slang

  • hot — [hät] adj. hotter, hottest [ME < OE hat, akin to Ger heiss, Goth heito, fever < IE base * kai , heat > Lith kaistù, to become hot] 1. a) having a high temperature, esp. one that is higher than that of the human body b) characterized by a …   English World dictionary

  • hot — [ hat ] adjective *** ▸ 1 very high in temperature ▸ 2 food: with spices ▸ 3 involving strong emotion ▸ 4 exciting and interesting ▸ 5 very good/skillful/lucky ▸ 6 difficult/dangerous ▸ 7 involving sex ▸ 8 determined to do something ▸ 9 busy ▸ 10 …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English