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in hot water

Guess the meaning.
  1. To lie in the bath when the water is too hot for comfort.
  2. To be in a tricky situation that might lead to trouble.
  3. To boil an egg.
  4. To go sailing in the Mediterranean Sea.

In hot water means to be in trouble or a situation
that people are angry with you.

Example:
"John got himself into hot water by being late."
"I think Rosy must be in hot water. The boss asked to see her at once.





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