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Definition 1 of 2

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Adjective.
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Definition

To indicate tongue-burning capacity of food and beverages.
English equivalent to 'garma-garam'
Commonly used as most people around India like their food 'served hot'
The urge to have hot-hot food increases during rainy and winter seaons

Usage

Person : It is raining.Let's have some hot-hot coffee and hot-hot pakoras
Added 2011-09-09 by Behenjigaga

Root

English

Region

All India

Categories

Food and Drink

Related Terms

hot drinks

Definition 2 of 2

hot-hot

\pro-nunn-see-ay-shun\
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Adjective.
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Definition

Very hot; repeating the word 'hot' for emphasis.
bisi bisi in Kannada

Usage

Shubha to the cook: "From tomorrow serve only hot, hot food. There is some news of bird flu and we must be careful."
Added 2011-09-12 by Bimawala

Root

English

Categories

Food and Drink

Related Terms

masala, Bisi Bisi