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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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Now, before late-spring wildflowers wither in the blazing summer heat, is a good time to hit the trail.
As they hit the trail solving mysteries and fending off the bad guys, they occasionally run into some dear old friends, including Fred, Velma and Daphne.
We hit the trail, and in a mere moment, I've whisked back to my ride with my brother Tom.
Perfect, that is, if you don't hit the trail until the clock on your wall has both hands pointed directly toward ``evening.
AFTER exams are over, 150,000 students hope to hit the trail on their gap years .
He had to hit the trail - ride off into the sunset on Silver, with his sidekick Tonto on Scout.
And he hopes thousands more will hit the trail to north Wales when he takes on the world record at a later date.
Armed with only that knowledge, I hit the trail with Ridgely the Outsider Dog in search of some climbing challenges this spring as I attempted to get into primo hiking shape.
Carluke trainer Ian Semple has hit the trail for the London stockbroker-belt track with a gilt-edged chance of pocketing a major prize.
CALAMITY Strain dusted herself down, put on her best cowgirl outfit and hit the trail for the US yesterday.
She's scheduled to make a few remarks then, too, just before she and the more than 40 members of Team Marissa will hit the trail to raise money for the foundation.
Diddy hit the trail early this morning to make two unannounced visits to Democrats and Republicans alike.
In my zest to get started after the long drive from Eugene, I threw on my backpack and hit the trail.
Other Scots who have hit the trail to Oz include Stuart Munro, who was McPherson's manager at Carlton.