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dead-on

[ded-on, -awn] /ˈdɛdˈɒn, -ˈɔn/
adjective, Informal.
1.
exactly right, accurate, or pertinent:
The film director has a dead-on feel for characterization.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90
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  • Your bait and switch columns are dead-on consistent with my experiences.
  • But its scans and copies were the best of the bunch, with nearly dead-on color accuracy in scanned images.
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dead-on

adjective

Exactly right; dead nut: One reason for the dead-on quality is the way the experiences of the Buchmans parallel the lives of its creators (1889+ Marksmen)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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