spot-on

adjective
\ˈspät-ˈän \

Definition of spot-on 

: exactly correct a spot-on impersonation

First Known Use of spot-on

1936, in the meaning defined above

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spot-on

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of spot-on

: exactly correct : completely accurate

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