heat vs rut what difference

what is difference between heat and rut

English

Pronunciation

  • enPR: hēt, IPA(key): /hiːt/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /hit/, [çit]
  • Rhymes: -iːt

Etymology 1

From Middle English hete, from Old English hǣte, hǣtu (heat, warmth; fervor, ardor), from Proto-Germanic *haitį̄ (heat), from Proto-Indo-European *kayd-, a derived form of *kay- (heat; hot).

Cognate with Scots hete (heat), North Frisian hiet (heat), Old High German heizī (heat). Related also to Dutch hitte (heat), German Hitze (heat), Swedish hetta (heat), Icelandic hiti (heat).

Noun

heat (countable and uncountable, plural heats)

  1. (uncountable) Thermal energy.
    • 2007, James Shipman, Jerry Wilson, Aaron Todd, An Introduction to Physical Science: Twelfth Edition, pages 106–108:
      Heat and temperature, although different, are intimately related. […] For example, suppose you added equal amounts of heat to equal masses of iron and aluminum. How do you think their temperatures would change? [] if the temperature of the iron increased by 100 C°, the corresponding temperature change in the aluminum would be only 48 C°.
  2. (uncountable) The condition or quality of being hot.
  3. (uncountable) An attribute of a spice that causes a burning sensation in the mouth.
  4. (uncountable) A period of intensity, particularly of emotion.
    Synonyms: passion, vehemence
  5. (uncountable) An undesirable amount of attention.
  6. (uncountable, slang) The police.
  7. (uncountable, slang) One or more firearms.
  8. (countable, baseball) A fastball.
  9. (uncountable) A condition where a mammal is aroused sexually or where it is especially fertile and therefore eager to mate.
  10. (countable) A preliminary race, used to determine the participants in a final race
  11. (countable) (by extension) A stage in a competition, not necessarily a sporting one; a round.
  12. (countable) One cycle of bringing metal to maximum temperature and working it until it is too cool to work further.
  13. (countable) A hot spell.
  14. (uncountable) Heating system; a system that raises the temperature of a room or building.
  15. (uncountable) The output of a heating system.
  16. (countable) A violent action unintermitted; a single effort.
Derived terms
Translations

Etymology 2

From Middle English heten, from Old English hǣtan (to heat; become hot), from Proto-Germanic *haitijaną (to heat, make hot).

Verb

heat (third-person singular simple present heats, present participle heating, simple past and past participle heated or (dialectal) het)

  1. (transitive) To cause an increase in temperature of (an object or space); to cause to become hot (often with “up”).
    I’ll heat up the water.
  2. (intransitive) To become hotter.
    There’s a pot of soup heating on the stove.
  3. (transitive, figuratively) To excite or make hot by action or emotion; to make feverish.
  4. (transitive, figuratively) To excite ardour in; to rouse to action; to excite to excess; to inflame, as the passions.
  5. (transitive, slang) To arouse, to excite (sexually).
    The massage heated her up.
Derived terms
Synonyms
  • stoke
  • warm up
  • heat up; hot up, hot
Translations

Anagrams

  • Thea, eath, haet, hate, heta

Swedish

Etymology

From English heat.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈhiːt/
  • Homophone: hit

Noun

heat n

  1. (sports) A heat, a preliminary race, used to determine the participants in a final race

Declension

Anagrams

  • Thea, heta


English

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɹʌt/

Etymology 1

From Middle English rutte (noun) and rutten (verb), from Old French rut (noise, roar, bellowing), from Latin rugītus, from rugīre (to roar).

Noun

rut (plural ruts)

  1. (zoology) Sexual desire or oestrus of cattle, and various other mammals. [from early 15th c.]
  2. The noise made by deer during sexual excitement.
  3. Roaring, as of waves breaking upon the shore; rote.
Translations

Verb

rut (third-person singular simple present ruts, present participle rutting, simple past and past participle rutted)

  1. (intransitive) To be in the annual rut or mating season.
  2. (intransitive) To have sexual intercourse.
  3. (transitive, rare) To have sexual intercourse with.
    • What piety forbids the lusty ram
      Or more salacious goat to rut their dam
Synonyms
  • (be in mating season): blissom, brim, bull, oestruate
  • (have sexual intercourse): do it, get some, have sex; see also Thesaurus:copulate
  • (have sexual intercourse with): coitize, go to bed with, sleep with; see also Thesaurus:copulate with
Translations

Etymology 2

Probably from Middle English route, from Middle French route (road), from Old French route. See also rutter.

Noun

rut (plural ruts)

  1. A furrow, groove, or track worn in the ground, as from the passage of many wheels along a road. [from 16th c.]
    Synonyms: groove, furrow
  2. (figuratively) A fixed routine, procedure, line of conduct, thought or feeling. [from 19th c.]
    Synonym: routine
  3. (figuratively) A dull routine.
Translations

Verb

rut (third-person singular simple present ruts, present participle rutting, simple past and past participle rutted)

  1. (transitive) To make a furrow.
Translations

Further reading

  • Rut on Wikipedia.Wikipedia

Anagrams

  • RTU, URT, UTR, tur

Central Franconian

Alternative forms

  • rot (southern Moselle Franconian and Siegerland)

Etymology

From Old High German rōt.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ʀuːt/

Adjective

rut (masculine rude or ruhe, feminine rut or ruh, comparative ruder or ruher, superlative et rutste)

  1. (Ripuarian, northern Moselle Franconian) red

Usage notes

  • The inflections with loss of -d- are restricted to westernmost Ripuarian.

French

Etymology

From Old French rut, ruit, inherited from Latin rugītus. Doublet of rugi, past participle of rugir.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ʁyt/

Noun

rut m (plural ruts)

  1. rut (sexual excitement)

Derived terms

  • en rut

Further reading

  • “rut” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Hungarian

Alternative forms

  • rút

Etymology

An onomatopoeia.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈrut]
  • Hyphenation: rut
  • Rhymes: -ut

Interjection

rut

  1. gobble (representation of the sound of a turkey; can be used repetitively)

Vilamovian

Etymology

From Middle High German rōt (red, red-haired), from Old High German rōt (red, scarlet, purple-red, brown-red, yellow-red), from Proto-West Germanic *raud, from Proto-Germanic *raudaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁rewdʰ-.

Akin to German rot, Old Saxon rōd, Old Dutch rōd (modern Dutch rood)

Adjective

rūt

  1. red

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