hit the slopes

Definition of hit the slopes

informal

  1. :  to go skiing Let's hit the slopes early tomorrow.

Word by Word Definitions

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

    :  to come in quick forceful contact with

    :  to strike (as a ball) with an object (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

slopeplay slopes
  1. :  that slants :  sloping

  1. :  to take an oblique course

    :  to lie or fall in a slant :  incline

    :  go, travel

  1. :  ground that forms a natural or artificial incline

    :  upward or downward slant or inclination or degree of slant

    :  the part of a continent draining to a particular ocean


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