Definition of "hot-dog" []

  • Slang To perform daring stunts or ostentatious maneuvers, as while skiing or surfing. (verb-intransitive)

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Use "hot-dog" in a sentence
  • "In place of milestones and stagecoach inns, highway scenery was characterized by hot-dog stalls, produce markets, trucker taverns, tearooms, antique stores, roadside motels, and billboards announcing all of the above."
  • "He began the scene by beginning with the buildings ` structure, then layering on the taxis, neon lights, hot-dog stand and people."
  • "I took the hot-dog package from him and skewered a few."