warm spot


Definition of warm spot

: a lasting affection for a particular person or thing has a warm spot for her old classmates

Examples of warm spot in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Cover the bowl with a clean dish towel, plate or greased plastic wrap, and let the dough rise in a warm spot until doubled in size, 35 to 45 minutes. Washington Post, 1 Feb. 2021 Set in a dry warm spot and let rise until doubled in size, about 1 1/2 to 2 hours. Rebecca White, Dallas News, 16 June 2021 Place the glass in a warm spot out of direct sunlight and change the water regularly. Monique Valeris, Good Housekeeping, 18 May 2021 Store it in a dry, warm spot and check on them daily for ripeness. Grace Haynes, Southern Living, 27 Apr. 2021 Jon uses more water in his recipe and ferments dough in the fridge, as opposed to the usual warm spot in the kitchen. Soleil Ho, SFChronicle.com, 21 Jan. 2021 Keep in a warm spot and stir in chives when ready to serve. Christian Reynoso, SFChronicle.com, 29 Dec. 2020 Cover the skillet with a kitchen towel and let rise in a warm spot until doubled, about 40 minutes. cleveland, 3 Aug. 2020 There is a warm spot in this cold market, however: electric vehicles. Nathaniel Bullard, Bloomberg.com, 10 May 2020

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First Known Use of warm spot

1886, in the meaning defined above

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“Warm spot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/warm%20spot. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of warm spot

: a strong liking for someone or something


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