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spot on

(hyphenated is used before a noun) Exactly right; perfectly accurate. Mr. Lynch's analysis of the company is spot on, if you ask me. I suggest we follow whatever advice he offers. Yes, those directions you gave me were spot on, thank you! Mark does a spot-on impression of our teacher—you have to hear it!
See also: on, spot

spot on

completely accurate or accurately. British informal
2007 Clarissa Dickson Wright Spilling the Beans She advised her solicitors to give the money to my mother for me, as she believed my father would fail to pass it on to me. She was spot on.
See also: on, spot

bang/spot ˈon

(informal) (of an estimate, a description, etc.) exactly right: She was bang on when she called him an idiot: that’s just what he is!Your sales estimate was spot on. Well done!
See also: bang, on, spot
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Regular Spot On players like Fred Shaw, Irene Bradley, Steve Crowther are taking part and there are guest appearances from Lisa Kendall and Mel and Laura Brockway.
Spot On Musical Theatre are convinced that charm, and Sondheim's knack with lyrics, will draw audiences for its production of the show, scheduled to open at Moldgreen United Reform Church in June.