on the dotted line

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of on the dotted line

: in full acceptance of a written statement or agreement
  • Please sign on the dotted line.

Word by Word Definitions

dot play dotted
  1. : a small spot : speck

  2. : a small round mark: such as

  3. : a small point made with a pointed instrument

  1. : to mark with a dot

  2. : to intersperse with dots or objects scattered at random

  3. : to make a dot

  1. : dowry

line play
  1. : a length of cord or cord-like material: such as

  2. : a comparatively strong slender cord

  3. : clothesline

  1. : to mark or cover with a line or lines

  2. : to depict with lines : draw

  3. : to place or form a line along

  1. : to cover the inner surface of

  2. : to put something in the inside of : fill

  3. : to serve as the lining of


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