See also: on the spot
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on-the-spot (not comparable)
- (idiomatic) At the scene; in the right place at the exact moment.
- Now, over to our man in Tokyo for an on-the-spot report.
- 1961 May, “Talking of Trains: E.R. Man for Marylebone”, in Trains Illustrated, page 259:
- The L.M.R. is building up this new district organisation to ensure on-the-spot attention to the Marylebone suburban services, of which dieselisation with multiple-units has made a tentative beginning.