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spot

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1 a small area that is different (as in color) from the main part

  • in summer the white coat of the snow leopard is studded with brownish black spots
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2 a difficult, puzzling, or embarrassing situation from which there is no easy escape

  • we're in a bit of a spot right now with our mortgage payments
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kettle of fish

5 the area or space occupied by or intended for something

  • the cat grabbed my spot on the couch the minute I stood up
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spot

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1 to mark with small spots especially unevenly

  • to give the effect of sunlight on water, the artist spotted the lake in his painting with flecks of gold paint
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2 to make note of (something) through the use of one's eyes

  • I spotted both of them as they tried to sneak out the back door
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get a load of [slang], lay eyes on, set eyes on

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3 to cover by or as if by scattering something over or on

  • the TV networks had spotted reporters all over the state for the election
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