hot shot[ hot shot for 1; hot shot for 2 ]SEE DEFINITION OF hot shot
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Then it was determined to burn the "Congress" with hot shot.
"Stop your fire or I will burn your town with hot shot," he sent word.
Yet even the hot shot did not at first make much impression.
There'll be quite a fall of hot shot, I promise you, if we get started right.
The only parley Ill have with that pack of lousy beggars will be hot shot!
They fired their hot shot into the shipping, and even into the town.
Shells were exploding, and hot shot falling in the thronged dwellings.
With hot shot the annoying Carolinia was burned, and the Louisiana was the only American vessel left on the river.
"Tom certainly did pour the hot shot into Foley at the meetin' last night," said Bill, grinning.
Montgéry said that the vessel would be vulnerable to bombshells and hot shot, and that furthermore she could be boarded.