Definition of hot spot
- birding hot spots
- global hot spots
The new restaurant is the latest hot spot in town.
This part of the country is a hot spot of rebel activity.
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: a very popular or active place
: a place where there is much danger or fighting
: a place (such as an area in a restaurant or hotel) where it is possible to make a wireless connection to the Internet
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