on the dot

idiom

Definition of on the dot

informal
: exactly at a particular time She arrived at 3 o'clock on the dot. I expect you to be here on the dot of 5.

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“On the dot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/on%20the%20dot. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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