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warm spot

noun
1.
Physiology. a sensory area in the skin that responds to an increase in temperature.
2.
Informal. a memory or group of memories that one regards with affection:
The good old days are a warm spot with most of us.
Origin of warm spot
1925-1930
1925-30
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  • But over his heart there seemed to be a warm spot, where those young hands had placed that precious dollar.

    Uncle Tom's Cabin Harriet Beecher Stowe
  • And Jeanne rejoiced in it as a kitten does the warm spot before the hearth.

    The Magic Curtain Roy J. Snell
  • Then place this frame upon a bed of rich soil, prepared for the purpose in some sheltered, warm spot.

    Your Plants James Sheehan
  • If there was a warm spot in Guiseppe's heart she had touched it.

    Pappina, the Little Wanderer Katherine Wallace Davis
  • There never was a tax yet that found a warm spot awaiting it in the hearts of its countrymen.

    Half-Hours with the Idiot John Kendrick Bangs
  • Why didn't he try a cigar shop or some other warm spot where he could pass the hat?

    Red Pepper's Patients Grace S. Richmond
  • He laid them on a warm spot on the hearth where the boggart used to come to sleep at night.

    Pepper & Salt Howard Pyle
  • The period during which a monarchical country is governed by a warm spot on the cushion of the throne.

    The Devil's Dictionary Ambrose Bierce
  • It came to Ted that it would always hold a warm spot in his affections.

  • I attended school in that city, and always have a warm spot in my heart for the place.

    The Forged Note Oscar Micheaux

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