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hit (n):
(baseball) a successful stroke in an athletic contest (especially in baseball)
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he came all the way around on Williams' hit
hit (n):
a conspicuous success
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that song was his first hit and marked the beginning of his career.
that new Broadway show is a real smasher.
the party went with a bang
hit (n):
the act of contacting one thing with another
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repeated hitting raised a large bruise.
after three misses she finally got a hit

Related Words: tingstriking
hit (n):
a connection made via the internet to another website
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WordNet gets many hits from users worldwide
hit (n):
a murder carried out by an underworld syndicate
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it has all the earmarks of a Mafia hit
hit (n):
a dose of a narcotic drug
hit (n):
(physics) a brief event in which two or more bodies come together
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the collision of the particles resulted in an exchange of energy and a change of direction
Related Words: collision
hit (v):
pay unsolicited and usually unwanted sexual attention to
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He tries to hit on women in bars
hit (v):
reach a destination, either real or abstract
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We hit Detroit by noon.
The water reached the doorstep.
We barely made it to the finish line.
I have to hit the MAC machine before the weekend starts

Related Word: attain
hit (v):
hit against; come into sudden contact with
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The car hit a tree.
He struck the table with his elbow

Related Words: strike
hit (v):
gain points in a game
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The home team scored many times.
He hit a home run.
He hit .300 in the past season

Related Words: scoretally
hit (v):
make a strategic, offensive, assault against an enemy, opponent, or a target
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The Germans struck Poland on Sept. 1, 1939.
We must strike the enemy's oil fields.
in the fifth inning, the Giants struck, sending three runners home to win the game 5 to 2

Related Word: strike
hit (v):
hit with a missile from a weapon
Related Words: shoot
hit (v):
hit the intended target or goal
hit (v):
consume to excess
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hit the bottle
hit (v):
affect or afflict suddenly, usually adversely
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We were hit by really bad weather.
He was stricken with cancer when he was still a teenager.
The earthquake struck at midnight
hit (v):
produce by manipulating keys or strings of musical instruments, also metaphorically
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The pianist strikes a middle C.
strike `z' on the keyboard.
her comments struck a sour note
hit (v):
deal a blow to, either with the hand or with an instrument
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He hit her hard in the face
hit (v):
cause to move by striking
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hit a ball
hit (v):
reach a point in time, or a certain state or level
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The thermometer hit 100 degrees.
This car can reach a speed of 140 miles per hour

Related Word: attain
hit (v):
drive something violently into a location
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he hit his fist on the table.
she struck her head on the low ceiling
hit (v):
cause to experience suddenly
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Panic struck me.
An interesting idea hit her.
A thought came to me.
The thought struck terror in our minds.
They were struck with fear
hit (v):
encounter by chance
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I stumbled across a long-lost cousin last night in a restaurant
hit (v):
kill intentionally and with premeditation
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The mafia boss ordered his enemies murdered
Related Words: dispatchmurderslay
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