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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Start (a car engine) without a key by bypassing the ignition interlock.

Usage examples (37)
  • The woman who lost the car keys had to hot-wire her van
  • Adjective : hot-wire anemometer; hot-wire microphone
  • For a hundred the kid would have let me hot-wire the Bentley.
  • Taught me to read, how to make scrambled eggs, how to hot-wire cars. for more
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