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Princeton's WordNet

  1. on-the-spot(a), on-the-scene(a)adverb

    at the scene of action

    "an on-the-spot reporter"; "on-the-spot inspections"; "an on-the scene newscast"

    Antonyms:
    off-site

  2. on the spotadverb

    without delay or immediately

    "we hired her on the spot"; "thought they were going to shoot us down on the spot"

    Synonyms:
    on the spot

    Antonyms:
    off-site

  3. on the spotadverb

    in a difficult situation

    "that question really put him on the spot"

    Synonyms:
    on the spot

    Antonyms:
    off-site

  4. on the spotadverb

    at the place in question; there

    "they were on the spot when it happened"; "it had to be decided by the man on the spot"

    Synonyms:
    on the spot

    Antonyms:
    off-site

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "on-the-spot":

    on-site, onsite, in-situ, situ, on-scene, locally

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#12607onsite
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How to use on-the-spot in a sentence?

  1. Seu Bock:

    Wei Feng is under my charge and he is ranked higher, so he shouldn't give up his spot. He's been working very hard and has shown a very positive attitude.

  2. Masayuki Inoue:

    If, for example, it were very cold in winter in South Korea, we could resell the cargoes on the spot market.

  3. La Russa:

    I didn't know that, we all thought that Liam was gonna be the runner and that's how it went. We wanted a double switch to keep him in the game. If you look to Abreu, back to (Yoán) Moncada, so-forth, that's not who you want to double-switch out of the game. I wasn't aware that Abreu could have run. I thought it had to be the guy that made the last out — or that spot in the order.

  4. Joshua Sussberg:

    As of yesterday, the spot price for gas was down 30 percent from commencement of this case.

  5. Alan Lin:

    Austin [Rogers] especially was a big unknown. All I knew is that he had won 12 games and a lot of money, so when I heard I was going up against him in the first round, my goal was honestly just shooting for a wild-card spot. But then I think I played the best game of ‘Jeopardy!’ I’ve ever played and got the lock game, which really helped my confidence, though that confidence promptly deserted me the next day.

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