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Definition of "blue-hot" [blue-hot]

  • Blue with heat: said of a body at so high a temperature that the more refrangible rays, that is, the blue and violet, preponderate in its total radiation, so that the light it emits appears blue.

The Century Dictionary (Public Domain)

Use "blue-hot" in a sentence
  • "All I know is that I was ecstatically, painfully in love with him, waiting for him to slip away, leaving me with my palms singed from clutching a blue-hot star."
  • "Geyser-like volcanoes would be erupting, sending their blue-hot plumes several miles into space."
  • "It's as dangerous to look the Joker in the eyes as it is to train a telescope on the sun, they say, but Batman has faced down this blue-hot lunacy before."
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