hot water

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a dangerous situation; trouble

Both students are in hot water from fighting.

Trouble; difficulty: is in political hot water; got into hot water over the car deal
water that is at a high temperature; major troubles (Slang)
a dangerous or distressing predicament; "his views on race got him into political hot water
a dangerous or distressing predicament; "his views on race got him into political hot water"
(In ) In a state of trouble, or of anxiety The reference is to the ordeal by hot water (q v )
hot water bottle
A flexible, saclike bottle, usually made of rubber, intended to be filled with hot water and placed on some part of the body for heat therapy, or simple warming
hot water bottles
plural form of hot water bottle
hot water heater
An apparatus, usually fuel burning, electric or solar powered, in which water is heated to be used directly as domestic hot water or process hot water (but not for supplying space heating, calorifiers etc, for which a boiler or furnace is used)
hot water heaters
plural form of hot water heater
hot water bottle
flexible rubber container that is filled with hot water (used to warm parts of the body)
domestic hot water
Water used, in any type of building, for domestic purposes, principally drinking, food preparation, sanitation and personal hygiene (but not including space heating, swimming pool heating, or use for processes such as commercial food preparation or clothes washing)
in hot water
In trouble; in the position of arousing somebody's anger or displeasure

He's going to be in hot water with his wife if he keeps staying out so late.

get into hot water
get in trouble
hot-water bag
flexible rubber container that is filled with hot water (used to warm parts of the body)
hot-water bottle
A hot-water bottle is a rubber container that you fill with hot water and put in a bed to make it warm
hot-water bottle
a stoppered receptacle (usually made of rubber) that is to be filled with hot water and used for warming a bed or parts of the body
hot water
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