1. heat, heat up, change, alter, modify

usage: make hot or hotter; "the sun heats the oceans"; "heat the water on the stove"

2. heat, supply, provide, render, furnish

usage: provide with heat; "heat the house"

3. inflame, stir up, wake, ignite, heat, fire up, arouse, elicit, enkindle, kindle, evoke, fire, raise, provoke

usage: arouse or excite feelings and passions; "The ostentatious way of living of the rich ignites the hatred of the poor"; "The refugees' fate stirred up compassion around the world"; "Wake old feelings of hatred"

4. heat, hot up, heat up, change state, turn

usage: gain heat or get hot; "The room heated up quickly"


1. heated, heated up, het, het up, hot (vs. cold)

usage: made warm or hot (`het' is a dialectal variant of `heated'); "a heated swimming pool"; "wiped his heated-up face with a large bandana"; "he was all het up and sweaty"

2. heated, hot (vs. cold)

usage: marked by emotional heat; vehement; "a heated argument"

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