Don't take Jay's words to heart. He shouldn't have shot from the hip.
* by hook or by crook千方百计得，不择手段得
He rose to that position by hook or by crook.
* blow hot and cold出尔反尔，喜怒无常
Do you think he'll support you? He is the type who blows hot and cold.
* make it hot for...刁难某人
Out section manager is a woman. Our general manager always looks down upon her and makes everything hot for her.
* have the hots for someone迷恋某人
You have to stop her. She has the hots for a married man.