on-the-spot


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Adj.1.on-the-spot - at the scene of action; "an on-the-spot reporter"; "on-the-spot inspections"; "an on-the scene newscast"
on-site - taking place or located at the site; "on-site inspection"

on-the-spot

adjective immediate, instant, instantaneous Fare dodgers could face on-the-spot fines.
Translations

on-the-spot

[ˈɒnðəˈspɒt] ADJ [decision] → instantáneo; [investigation] → sobre el terreno; [report] → inmediato; [fine] → en el acto
our on-the-spot reporternuestro reportero en el lugar de los hechos

on-the-spot

adj finean Ort und Stelle verhängt; decision, diagnosis, investigation, assessmentan Ort und Stelle; reporting, coveragevom Ort des Geschehens ? also spot

on-the-spot

[ˈɒnðəˈspɒt] adj (investigations) → sul posto
References in periodicals archive ?
HAFIZABAD -- Three men were killed on-the-spot in a head-on collision between a motorcycle and tractor-trolley near Wachhoki village on Friday.
Four days later, Zenia Arante, Carlo Maglinao and Minette Lindy dela Cruz of Tagum National Trade School bested fellow participants to win Mugna Kadayawan, an on-the-spot doodling competition sponsored by the city government of Davao.
HAFIZABAD -- Three passengers including a woman were killed on-the-spot while fourteen others including four women were seriously injured when a truck crashed into a passenger bus near Interchange PindiBhattian Sunday morning.
FLY-TIPPERS risk being slapped with PS400 on-the-spot fines from today as councils gain new powers to tackle the scourge that costs taxpayers millions.
Prior Information Notice: Supply of vehicles, IT equipment, equipment for on-the-spot control and software upgrade for document management system
For CAB, on-the-spot card delivery combined with self-selected PIN code issuance will remove the extra expense associated with card fulfillment via post and separate PIN mailing, which can add up to as much as 70 per cent of the issuance cost.
Summary: An electronic inspection system that will determine on-the-spot violations during routine health inspections has been launched by the Dubai Health Authority (DHA).
THE POLICE have started issuing on-the-spot fines for speeding and drinking offences this week implementing a law that empowers the police to immediately punish offenders, the head of traffic police Demetris Demetriou said yesterday.
The team has been constituted by the government for on-the-spot assessment of the situation in the wake of cyclonic storm 'Thane' in Puducherry and Tamil Nadu.
The used of on-the-spot video evidence would get rid of these controversies once and for all.
Taipei, June 27, 2011 (CENS) -- Taiwan's Ministry of Finance (MOF) recently announced to allow foreign traveler in Taiwan to receive tax refunds in cash from 153 authorized stores of up to NT$1,000 on-the-spot in business tax on about NT$21,000 (US$700) in purchases during their stays, starting on July 1.
23 million for ineligible expenditure and major shortcomings in the olive cultivation Geographical Information System (GIS) and on-the-spot controls; 122.