hard–hitting

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

Definition of hard–hitting

  1. :  strikingly effective in force or result <a hard–hitting exposé> <plain hard–hitting English>

1831

First Known Use of hard–hitting

1831


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hard–hitting

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

Definition of hard–hitting for English Language Learners

  • : very effective or forceful

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