to hothouse
3rd pers sing
Simple past
Past participle
Pres part

to hothouse (third-person singular simple present hothouses, present participle hothousing, simple past and past participle hothoused)

  1. (of a child) to provide with an enriched environment with the aim of stimulating academic development

This version of hothouse had never really come up for me before, but it did recently. It’s a great use of this interesting word.

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