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Synonyms for hit

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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It's has just been great to have an injury-free season and the goals have started to flow," O'Neill said "I have hit the ground running under Niall Currie and he has been brilliant.
Fully leveraging the extensive semiconductor sales and marketing experience that the Spectrum Group has amassed over its 14 year history, Silicon Design is well positioned to hit the ground running on behalf of IntellaSys in Tier 1 customers serving Consumer, Automotive, Wireless and Security applications.
All we can do is have a great preseason and hit the ground running," said Corry.
I've seen that tournament garner confidence for teams, like Memphis last year, and they hit the ground running the next year.
John Coogan Founder of the Gotham City Short Film Festival, said "It was essential for us to hit the ground running and virtually within a day of moving to 440 Ninth Avenue, we were operational.
He said: "I have to hit the ground running on Northern Ireland.
Chris brings a wealth of experience to the job and is already extremely knowledgeable about the financial operations of the Globe and our other properties," stated Ainsley, "He'll hit the ground running, and bring energetic leadership to this critical area of our business.
Her knowledge of the guild and the issues facing Hollywood actors will enable her to hit the ground running,'' said Anne-Marie Johnson, SAG's first national vice president and Hollywood board chairwoman.