On-the-spot meaning

(idiomatic) At that very moment; right away.

He liked the house, so he made an offer on the spot.

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(idiomatic) Having to answer or decide without warning or preparation.

All the sudden questions put him on the spot and he had to think quickly.

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(idiomatic)In the right place at this very moment.

Now, over to our man in Tokyo for an on-the-spot report.

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(idiomatic) In a particular place.

This report comes from our man on the spot in Gaza.

We exercised by jumping up and down on the spot.

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