on the dot on the dot

Definition(s):

  • (adv) just as it should be

Usage(s):

  1. Tonight I went over the top in the first wave at Comic-Con: doors opened 6:00 on the dot.
  2. By the time the squadron passed the last checkpoint, it was only a minute ahead; the raiders came down on Son Tay, guns blazing, right on the dot.
  3. I think you hit it right on the dot.

News

  • Flash Mob Lights Up Farmers Market

    Even though the weather was a bit rainy Saturday morning, it didn't stop students and staff from the Aber Suzuki Center at UWSP from taking part in a special musical performance at the Stevens Point Farmers Market. They broke out violins and cellos for a musical flash mob at 10:45 a.m. on the dot, while surprised shoppers looked on.
    on June 30, 2013     Source: WSAW Wausau

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