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dot

Synonyms of dot in English:

noun

  • the photograph is made up of tiny dots
  • Phrases

    on the dot
    informal at six o'clock on the dot will they be here on the dot?
    precisely, exactly, sharp, prompt, to the minute, on the nail;
    dead on, on the stroke of …;
    informal bang on, spot on
    North American informal on the button, on the nose
    Australian/New Zealand informal on the knocker

    verb

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  • 1 spots of rain began to dot his shirt
    spot, fleck, bespeckle, mark, dab, stipple, pock, freckle, sprinkle, dust
    literary befleck, bestrew, besprinkle
  • 2 North Africa was once dotted with freshwater lakes restaurants are dotted around the site
    scatter, pepper, sprinkle, strew, litter;
    punctuate, stud, cover;
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