hit it

idiom

informal
used to tell a group of musicians to begin playing
Hit it, boys!

Examples of hit it in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web With one of the biggest shows on Earth now in its backyard, the city of spectacle and excess is hoping to hit it big. Alicia Wallace, CNN, 10 Feb. 2024 The three personalities got together for the first time on the set of the commercial, says Marques, but hit it off relatively quickly. Brian Steinberg, Variety, 1 Feb. 2024 Last week, 31-year-old Madina Alam was among the group of women who hit it off and got a rose from the tennis teaching pro. Chyna Blackmon, Charlotte Observer, 30 Jan. 2024 Two lucky lottery players in New York hit it big on Tuesday by playing scratch-offs. USA TODAY, 25 Jan. 2024 The pair hit it off instantly and married in San Francisco on Nov. 27, 2014. Hannah Sacks, Peoplemag, 6 Feb. 2024 The Prince and Mary, an advertising executive, hit it off. Elise Taylor, Vogue, 2 Jan. 2024 The pair hit it off right away, and after dating for just three months, Jenna asked him to marry her. Katie Mannion, Peoplemag, 22 Jan. 2024 Not only would doctors get first dibs on new health care technologies, their organizations would see windfalls if those startups hit it big. Tara Bannow, STAT, 22 Jan. 2024 See More

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“Hit it.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hit%20it. Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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