hit the bull's-eye

Definition of hit the bull's-eye

  1. :  to be exactly correct Her comments about our problems hit the bull's-eye.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to reach with or as if with a sudden blow

    :  to come in quick forceful contact with

    :  to strike (something, such as a ball) with an object (such as a bat, club, or racket) so as to impart or redirect motion

  1. :  an act or instance of striking or forcefully coming in contact with someone or something :  an act or instance of hitting or being hit

    :  a stroke of luck

    :  a great success

  1. :  a very hard globular candy

    :  a circular piece of glass especially with a lump in the middle

    :  the center of a target

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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