spot on

Idiom Definition

"spot on"

exactly correct;

very accurate

Idiom Definition - spot on


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Idiom Scenario 1

Idiom Definition - spot on

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.

Idiom Scenario 2

Idiom Definition - spot on

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! That's exactly what I had in mind. Good work.

spot on - Usage:


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spot on - Gerund Form:

Being spot on with accurate information could impress the boss.

spot on - Examples:

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

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

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

4)  Everything else is spot on..

5)  You are spot on there.

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

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

8)  The article is spot on.

9)  Your words are spot on.

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

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

12)  Every thing you said is spot on 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.

14)  I agree. This sounds spot on.

15)  You are spot on, 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.

17)  Spot on comment!

18)  I agree timelines are never spot on.

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

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