hit the mark

idiom

Definition of hit the mark

: to be very accurate Her criticism really hit the mark.

Learn More About hit the mark

Dictionary Entries Near hit the mark

hit the light

hit the mark

hit theory

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for hit the mark

Cite this Entry

“Hit the mark.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hit%20the%20mark. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Thing: Flower Edition

Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!