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Definition of nailed on adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    nailed on

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE
     
    ; NAmE
     
    (British English, informal)
     
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  1. 1certain or definite That penalty was nailed on—it should never have been denied by the referee!
  2. 2(in betting) believed to be very likely to succeed a nailed-on bet