n. (context idiomatic English) A sentimental fondness or affection.
Usage examples of "soft spot".
For all their violent preoccupations, they all had a soft spot in their hearts for true beauty.
He did, however, have a soft spot for the sub-human boohooms, and disliked seeing them harassed.
Ye may think it strange, but I still had a soft spot in my heart for Will and Matt.