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