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hot-stove league

[hot-stohv] /ˈhɒtˈstoʊv/
noun
1.
devotees of a sport, especially baseball, who meet for off-season talks.
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55
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Contemporary definitions for hot-stove league
noun

sports fans' enthusiastic discussion of sports news and issues, esp. in the off-season

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