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Noun
A small round or roundish mark, differing in colour or texture from the surface around it
“The floorboards were covered with white spots.”
Noun
A particular place or point
“Walk toward this spot while watching this square-foot area and count the number of grasshoppers that you see in or jumping out of this area.”
Noun
A difficult, puzzling, or embarrassing situation from which there is no easy escape
“You're in a tight spot.”
Noun
A pimple
“He had an angry spot on the side of his nose.”
Noun
A small amount of something
“A couple of teenagers leave a beach party for a spot of skinnydipping.”
Noun
A small mark or stain
“In his nervousness, he cut himself, standing back and watching the blood trickle down his cheek; a small spot settling on the collar of his shirt.”
Noun
A place for an individual item within a show
“On the other side are the easily deluded, the ones who believe that a hit single or a television spot circumvents money to actually purchase happiness.”
Noun
Position in organization
Noun
Verb
Mark or become marked with spots
“Her clothes were spotted with grease.”
Verb
See, recognize
“How else does he spot the killer before he has any evidence?”
Verb
Stain or sully the moral character or qualities of
“They might be spotted merely with the errors introduced by Luther.”
Verb
Rain slightly
“It was still spotting with rain.”
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