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10.
term used to describe a 'shortish' period of time, but not literally 60 seconds.
Woman: C'mon we have to go!
Man: Just give us a/one hot minute to finish this
by WillBill June 29, 2007
 
1.
the words meaning is a long time. if you aint seen someone in a while or if you aint been someplace in a while or done something in a while it will a hot minute. it can mean in years months weeks or days. just means awhile
i have not seen you in a hot minute.

damn boy i aint been up here in a hot minute.

i have not played basketball in a hot min.
by Vicky S November 18, 2004
 
2.
Typically longer than the slang "minute" the hot minute is defined as a very long time. Usually between a two to twenty years.
"He been in jail for a hot minute"
by The Raven July 15, 2003
 
3.
Anywhere between 2 and 55 minutes.
-Bro #1 "I'll be there in a hot minute"

- Bro #2 "???"
by Brochief May 31, 2013
 
4.
A period of time, usually ranging from a few months to a few years.
I haven't seen that throwback for a hot minute.
by J_Bizzle December 18, 2003
 
5.
A term most commonly used to express a long period of time. In today's culture it's commonly used to express a quick or rapid period of time.
I was at the party for a hot minute
by Kayla m July 02, 2012
 
6.
3 days or more
I ain't seen dat bitch in a hotminute!
by SHANTELL November 25, 2003
 
7.
On August 5th, @2k_niggggaa had got his phone confiscated and his mother had tweeted " @2k_Niggaaa: Julian will not be tweeting for a hot minute, nor will he have his phone. This is his mother." this is now the new term we use to say to express a long period of time.
RT @2k_Niggaaa: Julian will not be tweeting for a hot minute, nor will he have his phone. This is his mother.
by Iliketowatchtwittahfights August 05, 2011