spot on the money

Idiom Definition

"spot on the money"

exactly correct;

very accurate

Idiom Definition - spot on the money


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Idiom Scenario 1

Idiom Definition - spot on the money

Two friends are talking ...

Friend 1: So, what did you think of the game last night? Pretty good, right?

Friend 2: It was great. Very exciting. Tie game until the last five minutes. Your prediction of a good close game was spot on the money.

Idiom Scenario 2

Idiom Definition - spot on the money

Two business executives are talking ...

Executive 1: Did you manage to get some ideas for the new marketing campaign together?

Executive 2: I did. I looked over your ideas and made a few preliminary sketches. Take a look.

Executive 1: Spot on the money! That's exactly what I had in mind. Good work.

spot on the money - Usage:


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spot on the money - Gerund Form:

Being spot on the money with accurate information could impress the boss.

spot on the money - Examples:

1)  Cruickshank's recent post on progressive politics nailed the issue spot on the money, for me.

2)  Dr. West's thesis that the rhetoric was a fraud is spot on the money.

3)  However I think your diary is spot on the money that we need to scream loudly that any decision like this is considered a travesty.

4)  Everything else is spot on the money.

5)  You are spot on the money there.

6)  Eric Ripert, thought an awesome chef, is not always so spot on the money when he adds a Japanese or Chinese touch to his cuisine.

7)  I think your opinions are spot on the money and are most likely the case here.

8)  The article is spot on the money.

9)  Your words are spot on the money.

10)  I'd planned on surfing yesterday -- the buoys, the wind, everything was spot on the money

11)  In the description of his approach his assessment of the song is spot on the money.

12)  Every thing you said is spot on the money except for one thing you haven't taken into consideration.

13)  As a student of Jewish history, I find his descriptions and analyses spot on the money.

14)  I agree. This sounds spot on the money.

15)  You are spot on the money, that place is a place of real confidence.

16)  If you said seven months because you see a pattern emerging, then you are spot on the money.

17)  Spot on the money comment!

18)  I agree timelines are never spot on the money.

19)  But no matter which it is, it's funny and spot on the money.

20)  Today's post was " spot on the money " for me. Thank you for reminding me, yet again.