- A form of energy that is transferred by a difference in temperature.
- synonyms: heat energy
- The presence of heat.
- The sensation caused by heat energy.
- synonyms: warmth
- The trait of being intensely emotional.
- Applies to nonhuman mammals: a state or period of heightened sexual arousal and activity.
- A preliminary race in which the winner advances to a more important race.
- Utility to warm a building.
- usage: "the heating system wasn't working"; "they have radiant heating"
- Make hot or hotter.
- usage: "the sun heats the oceans"; "heat the water on the stove"
- synonyms: heat up
- Provide with heat.
- usage: "heat the house"
- Arouse or excite feelings and passions.
- usage: "The ostentatious way of living of the rich ignites the hatred of the poor"; "The refugees' fate stirred up compassion around the world"; "Wake old feelings of hatred"
- Gain heat or get hot.
- usage: "The room heated up quickly"
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