have the hots , (to be) sexually aroused. To have the hots for , to lust after. ' I've got the hots for him/her big time.'
SYNONYMS, QUASI-SYNONYMS AND RELATED TERMS: aphrodisia; appetence; appetite; appetition; ardor veneris; carnal desire; carnality; coitolimia; concupiscence; craving; eroticism; estrus; heat; horniness; hunger; lechery; lewdness; libidinal craving; libido; licentiousness; lickerishness; longing; lust; lustfulness; passion; prurience; pruriency; restlessness; rut; salaciousness; salacity; sensualism; sensuality; sensuous desire; wantonness; zazzle.
Antonyms: anaphrodisia (anaphrodesia); sexual anesthesia; sexual defluvium; sexual inappetence. See also horny for slang and euphemisms.
(1) Latrine (Tracey Ullman) to Prince John (Richard Lewis) in Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993). ' Put in a good word for me with the Sheriff of Rottingham. I've got the hots for him.'
(2) Billie Dawn (Melanie Griffith) asking Paul Verral (Don Johnson) if he'd be interested in ' a little action ' in Born Yesterday (1993) because: ' I got the hots for you right off.'
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