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bull's-eye

noun

Synonyms of bull's-eye

the central part or aspect of something under consideration
  • you hit the bull's-eye when you noted that the real issue here is money

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The first known use of bull's-eye was in 1825

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“Bull's-eye.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bull%27s-eye. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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