||a person who gets angry easily; hot tempered
||Phil, don't be such a hothead. Try to control your anger.
||a person who displays; show-off, showboat
||What a hotshot he is - showing everybody his new car.
|a household name
||a name everyone knows; name of a famous person
||Mario Lemieux, the hockey star, soon became a household name.
|a howling blizzard
||a very bad snowstorm, a winter storm
||A howling blizzard delayed us. It was snowing and blowing.
||a beautiful car etc. a well-designed product
||Dad, you should see this coupe. It's a humdinger!
|a into g
||(See ass into gear)
|a jim dandy
||a fine piece of work, a beautiful object
||Mom, you should just see this saddle. It's a jim dandy!
||also known as, alias, go by the name of
||William O'Connor - a.k.a. Wil, Willie, Billy Boy - was born in Ireland.
||something you want to keep for a long time
||"Do you like my leather jacket?" "Ya, man. It's a keeper!"
|a kept woman
||a woman who is paid to live with a man
||I'm tired of being a kept woman. I want to be free of him.