hard-hitting

adjective hard-hit·ting \ ˈhärd-ˈhi-tiŋ \

Definition of hard-hitting

: strikingly effective in force or result
  • a hard-hitting exposé
  • plain hard-hitting English

First Known Use of hard-hitting

1831


HARD-HITTING Defined for English Language Learners

hard-hitting

adjective

Definition of hard-hitting for English Language Learners

  • : very effective or forceful


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