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hit

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1 a person or thing that is successful
  • The new babysitter turned out to be a hit with the kids.
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hit

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1 to deliver a blow to (someone or something) usually in a strong vigorous manner
  • A good carpenter hits a nail just two or three times to drive it in.
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hang one on

2 to come into usually forceful contact with something
  • When she fell on the ice, she hit hard and badly bruised her elbow.
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3 to obtain (as a goal) through effort
  • The rock band hit the big time with their third album.
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