have a soft spot for someone

have a soft spot for someone
have a soft spot for (someone/something) to feel a lot of affection for someone or something, often without knowing why.

I've got a real soft spot for Thomas - I just find something about him very appealing.


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  • have a soft spot for someone — to like someone a lot, even if they do not deserve it She always had a soft spot for her youngest brother …   English dictionary

  • have a soft spot for something — have a soft spot for (someone/something) to feel a lot of affection for someone or something, often without knowing why. I ve got a real soft spot for Thomas I just find something about him very appealing …   New idioms dictionary

  • have a soft spot for — (someone/something) to feel a lot of affection for someone or something, often without knowing why. I ve got a real soft spot for Thomas I just find something about him very appealing …   New idioms dictionary

  • soft spot —    If you have a soft spot for someone or something, you particularly like them.     My grandfather has always had a soft spot for fast cars …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • soft spot — noun 1. a place of especial vulnerability (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑weak part, ↑weak spot • Ant: ↑good part (for: ↑weak part) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • soft — [ sɔft ] adjective *** ▸ 1 not stiff/firm/rough ▸ 2 gentle/pleasant ▸ 3 kind/sympathetic/gentle ▸ 4 not difficult ▸ 5 about water ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) a soft substance is easy to press or shape and is not hard or firm: George tripped, falling into… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • soft — [[t]sɒ̱ft, AM sɔ͟ːft[/t]] ♦♦ softer, softest 1) ADJ GRADED Something that is soft is pleasant to touch, and not rough or hard. Regular use of a body lotion will keep the skin soft and supple... When it s dry, brush the hair using a soft, nylon… …   English dictionary

  • spot — [[t]spɒ̱t[/t]] ♦♦ spots, spotting, spotted 1) N COUNT: usu pl Spots are small, round, coloured areas on a surface. The leaves have yellow areas on the top and underneath are powdery orange spots... The swimsuit comes in navy with white spots or… …   English dictionary

  • soft */*/*/ — UK [sɒft] / US [sɔft] adjective Word forms soft : adjective soft comparative softer superlative softest 1) a) a soft substance is easy to press or shape and is not hard or firm George tripped, falling into the soft mud. soft cheese b) a soft… …   English dictionary

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