Meaning of white-hot

white-hot

Pronunciation: (hwīt'hot', wīt'-), [key]
— adj.
  1. extremely hot.
  2. showing white heat.
  3. exceedingly enthusiastic, ardent, angry, devoted, etc.; impassioned; perfervid: a fierce, white-hot loyalty to the king.
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