(v.) = be correct ; be right ; be spot on ; be in the right ; be (right) on the mark ; hit + the spot ; hit + the mark. Ex: You are correct in your answer. Ex: Publishers are right to be concerned about uncontrolled republication. Ex: The program is spot on -- you can't fault it with the presentation and it's totally inoffensive and suitable for kids. Ex: She thinks she's always in the right and there is nothing wrong with how she's acting. Ex: For a directorial debut with no big-name movie stars, the acting is right on the mark. Ex: We focus on quality rather than quantity and hit the spot every time. Ex: Who said the problem with the young is not that they aim too high and miss the mark it is that they aim too low and hit the mark?.