Definition of Heat. Meaning of Heat. Synonyms of Heat

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Definition of Heat

Heat
Heat Heat, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Heated; p. pr. & vb. n. Heating.] [OE. heten, AS. h?tan, fr. h[=a]t hot. See Hot.] 1. To make hot; to communicate heat to, or cause to grow warm; as, to heat an oven or furnace, an iron, or the like. Heat me these irons hot. --Shak. 2. To excite or make hot by action or emotion; to make feverish. Pray, walk softly; do not heat your blood. --Shak. 3. To excite ardor in; to rouse to action; to excite to excess; to inflame, as the passions. A noble emulation heats your breast. --Dryden.
Heat
Heat Heat, v. i. 1. To grow warm or hot by the action of fire or friction, etc., or the communication of heat; as, the iron or the water heats slowly. 2. To grow warm or hot by fermentation, or the development of heat by chemical action; as, green hay heats in a mow, and manure in the dunghill.
Heat
Heat Heat, imp. & p. p. of Heat. Heated; as, the iron though heat red-hot. [Obs. or Archaic.] --Shak.

Meaning of Heat from wikipedia

- In thermodynamics, heat is energy in transfer to or from a thermodynamic system, by mechanisms other than thermodynamic work or transfer of matter. The...
- A high-explosive anti-tank (HEAT) warhead is a type of shaped charge explosive that uses the Munroe effect to penetrate thick tank armor. The warhead functions...
- The Miami Heat are an American professional basketball team based in Miami. The Heat compete in the National Basketball ****ociation (NBA) as a member of...
- WWE Heat (formerly known as Sunday Night Heat and also known as Heat) is a professional wrestling television program that was produced by World Wrestling...
- The Heat may refer to: The Heat (film), a 2013 film with Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy The Heat (Toni Braxton album), a 2000 album by Toni Braxton...
- Heat capacity or thermal capacity is a physical property of matter, defined as the amount of heat to be supplied to a given m**** of a material to produce...
- This Heat were an English experimental rock band, formed in early 1976 in Camberwell, London by multi-instrumentalists Charles Bullen (guitar, clarinet...
- The Heat Is On may refer to: The Heat Is On (TV series), 1990s British talent competition television show The Heat Is On (album), 1975 album from the Isley...
- A heat pump is a device that transfers heat energy from a source of heat to what is called a thermal reservoir. Heat pumps move thermal energy in the opposite...
- Latent heat (also known as latent energy, or as Heat of Transformation) is energy released or absorbed, by a body or a thermodynamic system, during a...
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