heat

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Definizione monolingua heat


heat


Verb

heat (third-person singular simple present heats, present participle heating, simple past and past participle heated)


  1. To cause an increase in temperature of an object or space; to cause something to become hot; often with ""up"".
    Ill heat up the water.
  2. to arouse, to excite (sexually)
    The massage heated her up.
Noun

heat (countable and uncountable; plural heats)


  1. (uncountable, physics) thermal energy
    This furnace puts out 5000 BTUs of heat.
    That engine is really throwing off some heat.
    Removal of heat from the liquid caused it to turn into a solid.
    • 2007, James Shipman, Jerry Wilson, Aaron Todd, An Introduction to Physical Science: Twelfth Edition, pages 106–108:
      Heat and temperature, although different, are intimately related. [...] For example, suppose you added equal amounts of heat to equal masses of iron and aluminum. How do you think their temperatures would change? [...] if the temperature of the iron increased by 100 C°, the corresponding temperature change in the aluminum would be only 48 C°.
  2. (uncountable) The condition or quality of being hot.
    Stay out of the heat of the sun!
  3. (uncountable) An attribute of a spice that causes a burning sensation in the mouth.
    The chili sauce gave the dish heat.
  4. (uncountable) A period of intensity, particularly of emotion.
    Its easy to make bad decisions in the heat of the moment
  5. (uncountable) An undesirable amount of attention.
    The heat from her family after her DUI arrest was unbearable.
  6. (uncountable, slang) The police.
    The heat! Scram!
  7. (uncountable, slang) One or more firearms.
    • 1983, Larry Niven; Jerry Pournelle, Lucifers hammer?, page 508:
      You carrying heat?"" ""You saw me unload the pistol,"" Hugo said. ""Its in the waistband. And the kitchen knife. I need that for eating.
    • 2004, Tom Clancy, The Teeth of the Tiger?, page 62:
      Evidently, he wasnt carrying heat with him at the time."" ""Civilized place like Rome, why bother?"" Granger observed.
    • 2005, John Sayles, Pride of the Bimbos, page 187:
      Pogo Burns is not a guy who likes to be threatened with a rifle. Especially when its for no good reason. You never show heat unless you plan to use it.
    • 2007, Brian Groh, Summer People, page 234:
      ""I should have brought some heat for you."" ""Heat?"" ""A burner, man, a gun.""
    • 2008, James Swain, The Night Stalker, page 92:
      Both were carrying heat, and I slipped their pieces into my pants pockets.
  8. (countable, baseball) A fastball.
    The catcher called for the heat, high and tight.
  9. (uncountable) A condition where a mammal is aroused sexually or where it is especially fertile and therefore eager to mate.
    The male canines were attracted by the female in heat.
  10. (countable) A preliminary race, used to determine the participants in a final race
    The runner had high hopes, but was out of contention after the first heat.
  11. (countable) One cycle of bringing metal to maximum temperature and working it until it is too cool to work further
    I can make a scroll like that in a single heat.
  12. (countable) A hot spell.
    The children stayed indoors during this years summer heat.


Definizione italiano>inglese heat

calore
  physics: thermal energy
  condition or quality of being hot
  condition where a mammal is aroused sexually or where it is especially fertile
  hot spell
  Una forma di energia trasferita tramite differenza di temperatura, che corrisponde all'energia cinetica totale degli atomi (o molecole) di un sistema.
  A form of energy that is transferred by a difference in temperature: it is equal to the total kinetic energy of the atoms or molecules of a system.
riscaldare
  to cause an increase in temperature of an object or space
scaldare
  to arouse, to excite (sexually)
  to cause an increase in temperature of an object or space
caldo
  condition or quality of being hot
  hot spell
ardore
batteria
  preliminary race, used to determine the participants in a final race
calura
  hot spell
colata
  one cycle of bringing metal to maximum temperature and working it until it is too cool to work further
eccitare
  to arouse, to excite (sexually)
eliminatoria
  preliminary race, used to determine the participants in a final race
estro
  condition where a mammal is aroused sexually or where it is especially fertile
fervore
  period of intensity, particularly of emotion
foga
  period of intensity, particularly of emotion
impeto
  period of intensity, particularly of emotion
infornata
  one cycle of bringing metal to maximum temperature and working it until it is too cool to work further
madama
  slang: the police
pressione
  undesirable amount of attention
pula
  slang: the police
energia termica
  Una forma di energia trasferita tramite differenza di temperatura, che corrisponde all'energia cinetica totale degli atomi (o molecole) di un sistema.
  A form of energy that is transferred by a difference in temperature: it is equal to the total kinetic energy of the atoms or molecules of a system.
gusto
  attribute of a spice that causes a burning sensation in the mouth
piccante
  attribute of a spice that causes a burning sensation in the mouth
sapore
  attribute of a spice that causes a burning sensation in the mouth
accèndere
alta temperatura
caldura
cuocere
febbre
fiamma
fuoco
gusto piccante
incendio
infiammare
premere
sapore piccante
scaldarsi
stringere
temperatura

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Traduzione 'veloce'


calore |riscaldare |scaldare |caldo |ardore |batteria |calura |colata |eccitare |eliminatoria |estro |fervore |foga |impeto |infornata |madama |pressione |pula |energia termica |gusto |piccante |sapore |accèndere |alta temperatura |caldura |cuocere |febbre |fiamma |fuoco |gusto piccante |incendio |infiammare |premere |sapore piccante |scaldarsi |stringere |temperatura |


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