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Detailed Translations for hotbed from English to French


hotbed [the ~] noun

  1. the hotbed (breeding place; nursery)
  2. the hotbed
    le foyer; la couvoir

Translation Matrix for hotbed:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
couvoir hotbed
foyer hotbed accommodation; asylum; base; coffee-room; cooker; cooking range; drawing-room; fire; fireplace; fireside; focal point; focus; foyer; furnace; hearth; hearth-fire; heating-apparatus; home; house; housing; lodging; lodgings; own hearth; quarters; reception-room; refreshment room; refreshmentroom; refuge; residence; retreat; salon; seat of the fire; shelter; stove; waiting-room
lieu d'incubation breeding place; hotbed; nursery

Related Words for "hotbed":

  • hotbeds

Synonyms for "hotbed":

Related Definitions for "hotbed":

  1. a bed of earth covered with glass and heated by rotting manure to promote the growth of plants1
  2. a situation that is ideal for rapid development (especially of something bad)1
    • it was a hotbed of vice1

Wiktionary Translations for hotbed:

Cross Translation:
hotbed en; trésor; or; havre Hort — dichter.|, sonst va.|: (vor allem aus Gold beziehungsweise goldenen Gegenständen zusammengesetzter) Schatz