Hot Dog Definition
A sausage of the type used as a general ingredient in sense 1 (above).
An expression of disappointment.
Other Word Forms of Hot Dog
Origin of Hot Dog
Originally 19th century slang, from the belief that sausage makers often adulterated sausages with meat from dogs
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
1894 (US), both the sense of frankfurter in a roll, and of show-off.
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