warm spot

noun

Definition of warm spot 

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

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Mostly cloudy skies hold the increase in temperatures somewhat in check with highs a little warmer than 45, even in our warmer spots. Jason Samenow, Washington Post, "D.C.-area forecast: A chilly first full week of February, small chance of wintry mix early Wednesday," 5 Feb. 2018 Expecting another round of upper 80s to mid 90s inland, particularly in the typically warmer spots of the [Connecticut] and Merrimack valleys,’’ forecasters wrote Thursday. John R. Ellement, BostonGlobe.com, "Heat wave due to end — but not today," 5 July 2018 Stingray Bay is open year-round, providing guests a warm spot in winter or a bit of shade in the summer. The Kansas City Zoo, kansascity, "New Stingray Bay Touch Tank Exhibit Now Open at KC Zoo (Sponsored)," 27 June 2018 Plants are cold-sensitive but usually survive the winters with little or no damage in the warmer spots. Tom Maccubbin, OrlandoSentinel.com, "How to treat blossom-end rot," 9 June 2018 Let The Seed Sprout Place your glass in a warm spot out of direct sunlight. Marygrace Taylor, Good Housekeeping, "How To Grow A Tree From An Avocado Pit," 5 Feb. 2016 Tightly seal, place in a warm spot in the kitchen and let steep for 2 weeks. Sarah Fritsche, San Francisco Chronicle, "Recipe: Ed Vigil’s Nasturtium Vinegar," 20 Apr. 2018 Overnight temperatures will be higher than the daytime temperatures in many spots, ranging from the upper 40s well north and west to low 60s in the warm spots. Greg Porter, Washington Post, "PM Update: Heavy rain and gusty winds late tonight. Cool and cloudy with a few showers Monday.," 15 Apr. 2018 It's been a fun couple of weeks trying soups that clearly hold a warm spot in customers' hearts. Kaylee Remington, cleveland.com, "Best Soup in Cleveland winner is George's Kitchen's chicken noodle (video, photos)," 21 Mar. 2018

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1886, in the meaning defined above

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warm spot

noun

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: a strong liking for someone or something

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