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collide with

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affect

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strike

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hit back

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  • retaliate
  • strike back
  • take revenge
  • reciprocate
  • even the score
  • get your own back
  • wreak vengeance
  • exact retribution
  • give as good as you get
  • take an eye for an eye
  • make reprisal
  • give tit for tat
  • return like for like

hit back at someone

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hit it off

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hit on someone

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  • make a pass at
  • make an indecent proposal to
  • make an improper suggestion to

hit out at something or someone

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to enter a person's mind

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to come upon, especially suddenly or unexpectedly

hit back: to return like for like, especially to return an unfriendly or hostile action with a similar one

hit on: to come upon, especially suddenly or unexpectedly

hit on: to reach (a goal or objective)

a dazzling, often sudden instance of success

an inhalation, as of a cigar, pipe, or cigarette

the crime of murdering someone

Synonyms for hit

(baseball) a successful stroke in an athletic contest (especially in baseball)

a conspicuous success

(physics) a brief event in which two or more bodies come together

a dose of a narcotic drug

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a murder carried out by an underworld syndicate

a connection made via the internet to another website

affect or afflict suddenly, usually adversely

hit with a missile from a weapon

encounter by chance

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cause to experience suddenly

make a strategic, offensive, assault against an enemy, opponent, or a target

kill intentionally and with premeditation

drive something violently into a location

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reach a point in time, or a certain state or level

produce by manipulating keys or strings of musical instruments, also metaphorically

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consume to excess

hit the intended target or goal

pay unsolicited and usually unwanted sexual attention to

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References in periodicals archive ?
TC: I think people fool themselves into thinking that a kid can walk onto a golf course and hit a bucket of balls for $5 and that's good enough.
This will allow him to hit those hard ground-ball line drives that coaches love.
Combining a state system, HITS, with a local approach, SMART Partnerships, created a unique venture between police, the Washington State Department of Corrections, and the Attorney General's Office HITS Unit.
The actual killer, James Perry, wasn't much of a lawsuit target; his check for Hit Man had bounced.
Shutterfly is an innovative leader in the online photo sharing and personal publishing world," said Jamie Cygielman, Senior Vice President, Consumer Products, HIT Entertainment.
Stoneman balked at that suggestion, and said Guerrero is simply going through a rough spot, similar to the one he endured last July, when he hit .
However, though weighing 230 pounds, he has yet to hit for power.
In letters sent to Senate healthcare committee leaders Senators Charles Grassley (I-IA), Max Baucus (D-MT), Michael Enzi (R-WY) and Edward Kennedy (D-MA), Premier urged approval of a final HIT bill before Congress adjourns that includes explicit fraud and abuse exceptions for HIT and ensures timely adoption of ICD-10.
When they finally hit a home run, it came from the unlikeliest source -- the eighth spot in the order.
First, you can hit the ball at about a 60-degree angle with about half the velocity to a point about 10 feet shorter than the cross-corner hit (3).
The HIT Roadmap Development Program will provide a picture of each organization's business model, resources and goals, and outline specific operational and clinical areas that can be improved through the strategic application of HIT solutions.
The misplay -- the official scorer generously ruled it a hit -- cost the Astros the third out of the inning and gave Kent a bonus at-bat with runners at first and second.
Since most young hitters do not have enough strength to hit the ball as hard as they would like, they tend to jump at the ball (use a forceful stride) in learning how to hit, and this can become habit.
Fox will also distribute all of The Jim Henson Company's "Henson Family Classics," including Fraggle Rock(TM) and Animal Jam(TM), for which HIT Entertainment serves as US agent for home entertainment, as well as licensing and merchandising.
It's very devastating when people don't care, when they think they can just hit somebody and speed away.