Origin of soft spot
Words nearby soft spot
How to use soft spot in a sentence
Worobey—known for having “a soft spot for wild theories”, according to David Robertson, a virologist at the University of Glasgow, UK—has a track record of tackling hotly debated theories around dangerous viruses.This scientist now believes covid started in Wuhan’s wet market. Here’s why.|Jane Qiu|November 19, 2021|MIT Technology Review
“I’ve always had a soft spot for eccentric kids, probably because I had one myself,” she told The Post.Gladys Stern, who led Georgetown Day School, dies at 104|Bart Barnes|November 18, 2021|Washington Post
Two-deep coverages can be beaten with certain route combinations that force the safeties to respect a vertical threat and leave soft spots underneath.Defenses Are Slowing Down Great Passing Attacks. Your Move, Chiefs (And Bills).|Neil Paine (email@example.com)|November 10, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
Evan Grainger, assistant video producerI grew up taking canoe trips in the Boundary Waters with my dad, and I’ve always had a soft spot for this northern paradise.
Stitched flannel-fleece also makes it hardy enough to stand up to pets who might claim these soft spots as their own.Best throw blanket: Cotton, cashmere, and more cozy, soft options for all seasons|Florie Korani|July 8, 2021|Popular-Science
There were stomachs, taut and flat, but also undulating bellies, soft and bloated from the breakfast buffet.Powerful Congressman Writes About ‘Fleshy Breasts’|Asawin Suebsaeng|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Michael Steinbrick, a personal trainer with New York Sports Clubs, says he can always spot a newbie.
In the years to come, Wha became a legendary starting out spot for various soon-to-be rock stars.
And so the “Glo-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-ria” in this number earns it a spot on my list.
On my short list of the great rock voices of all time, he is battling for the top spot with Mick Jagger.The Greatest Rock Voice of All Time Belonged to Joe Cocker|Ted Gioia|December 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Suddenly, however, he became aware of a small black spot far ahead in the very middle of the unencumbered track.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
And once more, she found herself desiring to be like Janet--not only in appearance, but in soft manner and tone.Hilda Lessways|Arnold Bennett
There was a lathe near the spot where David Arden stood, and shavings and splinters under his feet.Checkmate|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
A few small rocks of some soft stone may be added, and in between these the Ferns are planted.How to Know the Ferns|S. Leonard Bastin
His face flushed with annoyance, and taking off his soft hat he began to beat it impatiently against his leg as he walked.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
British Dictionary definitions for soft spot
Medical definitions for soft spot
Other Idioms and Phrases with soft spot
A weak or vulnerable point, as in That's the soft spot in his argument. [Mid-1900s]
have a soft spot for. Have a tender or sentimental feeling for, as in Grandpa had a soft spot for Brian, his first grandson. This expression, first recorded in 1753 as “a soft place in one's heart,” uses soft in the sense of “tender.”