Synonyms and Antonyms for hot-potato

1. hot potato (n.)

a difficult situation

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3. potato (n.)

annual native to South America having underground stolons bearing edible starchy tubers; widely cultivated as a garden vegetable; vines are poisonous

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4. hot (adj.)

used of physical heat; having a high or higher than desirable temperature or giving off heat or feeling or causing a sensation of heat or burning

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5. hot (adj.)

characterized by violent and forceful activity or movement; very intense

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6. hot (adj.)

extended meanings; especially of psychological heat; marked by intensity or vehemence especially of passion or enthusiasm

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7. hot (adj.)

sexually excited or exciting

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8. hot (adj.)

(color) bold and intense

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9. hot (adj.)

very fast; capable of quick response and great speed

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10. hot (adj.)

recently stolen or smuggled

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