environment that favors rapid growth or development.
The riverside neighborhood was a hotbed of crime.
από Morgan Tierney 31 Οκτώβριος 2006
where one bed is shared by two people who work "shift work", they sleep at alternate times, as one wakes up, the other goes to sleep, hence having a "hot bed"
Sid drew the short straw and got the hot bed!
από longducdong 16 Αύγουστος 2010
a place where an item or activity is extremely popular
North Carolina, Kentucky, and Indiana are hotbeds for the sport of basketball.
από hoopsjunkie 26 Δεκέμβριος 2011