hot line definition

  • noun:
    • A direct and immediate telephone linkup, especially between heads of government, as for use in a crisis.
    • A telephone line that provides quick and immediate access to a source of data or assistance: "This 24-hour hot line has . . . volunteers available to speak with callers about personal issues” ( Ny).
    • Alternative spelling of hotline.
    • a primary telephone line between two officials

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  • Urban Dictionary for "hot line"
    • an emergency telephone range or quantity
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