Dead-on meaning

dĕd'ôn', -ŏn'
The definition of dead on is an expression that is exactly, 100 percent correct or on target.

An example of dead on is when you throw a dart right into the bulls-eye.

An example of dead on is when you correctly predict who will win the World Series and by how much.

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Precisely accurate and to the point.

A dead-on impersonation; played the scene dead-on.

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Completely accurate; exact; on target.

A dead-on impersonation of the president.

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Her Sarah Palin impersonation is dead on!

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(idiomatic) Exactly at.

The train arrived dead on 2 o'clock.

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