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a mile off
Very easily. Always of something detected or observed. I can spot Paul a mile off, just by the way he walks. After decades as an investigator, I can identify a con man a mile off.
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If you can see something or someone a mile off or a mile away, you can notice or recognize them very easily. You can spot undercover cops a mile off. I can tell a wig a mile off. He knew Ann could spot a lie a mile away.