get hot and bothered
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get hot and bothered
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (to get angry)
a. alterarse
Andrea got all hot and bothered about the delay.Andrea se alteró mucho por el retraso.
b. ponerse de los nervios
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
You can't talk football with Miles without him getting hot and bothered.No se puede hablar de fútbol con Miles sin que se ponga de los nervios.
c. calentarse
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
What's wrong, mate? - I got hot and bothered because of the stupid things the prime minister is saying on the telly.¿Qué te pasa, amigo? - Me calenté por las estupideces que está diciendo el primer ministro en la tele.
d. ponerse como agua para chocolate
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Ernestina got hot and bothered when she saw Jaime dancing with her sister.Ernestina se puso como agua para chocolate cuando vio a Jaime bailando con su hermana.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to get sexually excited)
a. calentarse
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Julio would get hot and bothered reading erotic stories.Julio se calentaba leyendo las historias eróticas.
b. ponerse caliente
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Jane got all hot bothered when she met her favorite actor in person.Jane se puso muy caliente cuando conoció a su actor favorito en persona.
c. ponerse como agua para chocolate
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Federico got hot and bothered when he was introduced to his friend's beautiful cousin.Federico se puso como agua para chocolate cuando le presentaron a la hermosa prima de su amigo.
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