environment that favors rapid growth or development.
The riverside neighborhood was a hotbed of crime.
por Morgan Tierney 31 de Outubro de 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!
por longducdong 16 de Agosto de 2010
a place where an item or activity is extremely popular
North Carolina, Kentucky, and Indiana are hotbeds for the sport of basketball.
por hoopsjunkie 26 de Dezembro de 2011