hot seat

Definitions of hot seat

n a difficult position where you are subjected to stress and criticism

Type of:
berth, billet, office, place, position, post, situation, spot
a job in an organization

n an instrument of execution by electrocution; resembles an ordinary seat for one person

chair, death chair, electric chair
Type of:
instrument of execution
an instrument designed and used to take the life of a condemned person

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