Synonyms of dot in English:

dot


See definition of dot

noun

1‘the photograph is made up of tiny dots’

SYNONYMS
spot, speck, fleck, speckle, point, pinpoint, pinprick, mark, dab
bit, particle, atom, molecule, iota, jot, mote, mite
decimal point
British full stop
rare macule, macula

verb

1‘spots of rain began to dot his shirt’

SYNONYMS
spot, fleck, bespeckle, mark, dab, stipple, pock, freckle, sprinkle, dust
literary befleck, bestrew, besprinkle

2‘North Africa was once dotted with freshwater lakes’

SYNONYMS
scatter, pepper, sprinkle, strew, litter
punctuate, stud, cover
spread, disperse, intersperse, distribute

Phrases

    on the dot

    ‘at six o'clock on the dot’


    SYNONYMS
    precisely, exactly, sharp, prompt, to the minute, on the nail
    dead on, on the stroke of …
    promptly, punctually, on time
    informal bang on, spot on
    North American informal on the button, on the nose
    Australian, New Zealand informal on the knocker