informal Recognize something very easily: the baddies can be spotted a mile off
More example sentences
- The ‘scary’ bits are so clichéd they can be seen a mile off.
- You can spot them a mile off - crew cuts, their best going-to-court suit and a black rubbish bag full of their stuff.
- Thing is, there are still a lot that don't know how to carry this off successfully and you're going to be able to spot them a mile off.