A "hot slot" is a term used in the slot-playing industry to describe a slot that seems to be paying out a whole lot of wins. This can happen due to various factors such as mathematical payout percentages or just plain luck. Well, usually the latter. A hot slot can be a great opportunity to hit big wins while simultaneously causing the game to end rather quickly. However, it is important to note that most slots work on a random basis and thus, it's difficult to predict how things will unfold. After all, slots are games of luck.