Definitions

Sorry, no definitions found.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • Some years back a woman sued McDonald's for serving too-hot coffee.

    January 10th, 2009

  • The identical attribute on all three were their smooth tanned shoulders, surreally lined up in a row — I don't know if it we were purposely seated by our sexes, but Wolfgang and I were sat on too-hot benches in one corner, and the women opposite.

    Potsdamer Strasse #3

  • I've heard from too many vets and humane officers, struggling to save the lives of such dogs after too much activity on a too-hot day, that the owners were stunned to discover, through tragedy or near-tragedy, that their boxer or Pekingese or Boston terrier or French bulldog is at far higher risk of succumbing in the heat.

    Pet Talk: Pets need protection from the heat too

  • I sat, opened my book, popped the top from my too-hot tea, and looked out at the street as the sun beat through the window.

    Lucky Lady

  • When Chogyi Jake returned, cup of too-hot tea held gingerly before him, he was shaking his head.

    Vicious Grace

  • Our buddy Millicent has a lot on her mind — like that too-hot latte that just burned her full pink lip.

    Author! Author! » 2010 » June

  • The time of Meg Ryan, Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts, and Sandra Bullock has passed and the nerds and their too-hot dates have taken over.

    There’s no “Forgetting Sarah Marshall” » Scene-Stealers

  • There are some aspects of Webb's life (3 marriages, kids ranging from 2 yo to 30, apparently some statements about women re: Tailhook, possibly an occasionally too-hot temper) that might make him an "uncomfortable" choice in some ways and perhaps make him uncomfortable at being chosen.

    Webb: "Under No Circumstances Will I Be A Candidate For Vice President"

  • He stripped off his clothes and put on his too-hot nightshirt.

    The Mistress of Nothing

  • Isabelle took one of her hands back from Alec and blew on the Marked skin as if she were cooling a too-hot cup of coffee.

    Cassandra Clare: The Mortal Instrument Series

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.