- n. 烫脚恶作剧(在别人鞋底与鞋帮之间插入火柴点燃)
- adv. 急忙地；火急地
- v. 急行
a practical joke that involves inserting a match surreptitiously between the sole and upper of the victim's shoe and then lighting it
without delay; speedily;
"sent ambassadors hotfoot to the Turks"
"drove hotfoot for Boston"
"He rushed down the hall to receive his guests"
"The cars raced down the street"
- Like Bernard Shaw, he has tickled his readers' funny bone with a cultural hotfoot.
- He hotfooted it out of town.
- hotfoot it 匆匆地走; 急急赶路...