English definition of “spot”
/spɒt/ noun [C]
ROUND MARK › a small, round mark which is a different colour to the surface it is on: a blue shirt with white spots I noticed a small spot of oil on my jacket.
SKIN UK (US pimple) › an unpleasant, small, red mark on your skin: He suffered badly with spots as a teenager.
PLACE › a place: We found a good spot to sit and have our picnic. The town is a popular tourist spot.
a spot of sth UK old-fashioned › a small amount of something: a spot of lunch/shopping
on the spot › immediately: I accepted the job on the spot. › in the place where something happens: The police were called and they were on the spot within three minutes. → See also beauty spot → See also blind spot