in hot water
Guess the meaning.
- To lie in the bath when the water is too hot for comfort.
- To be in a tricky situation that might lead to trouble.
- To boil an egg.
- To go sailing in the Mediterranean Sea.
In hot water means to be in trouble or a situation
that people are angry with you.
"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.