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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

Synonyms for hit

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.
If he rolls wrists, he will hit the ball off the top corner of the bat.
HITS comprises a unit of the Criminal Division of the Washington State Attorney General's Office.
Similarly, Paladin has sold over 20,000 copies of Hit Man: A Technical Manual for Independent Contractors.
Only available at Shutterfly, the HIT character-themed personalized Photo Books encourage family story telling and photo sharing with young children.
The first one wasn't entirely Weaver's fault as Garret Anderson played Blalock's soft liner down the left-field line into the three-base hit.
His power production went up and he hit 17 home runs.
In urging swift passage of HIT legislation, Premier asked lawmakers to adopt the House-passed provisions in H.
While Hatcher works with Guerrero daily, most recently with drills designed to have Guerrero hit the ball to the opposite field more, Hatcher's main task is to get his pupil's mind clear.
Second, you can hit the ball with about 75 to 100% velocity five feet deeper than the cross-corner shot (4).
Ashley Herrera hit her first career grand slam in a six-run sixth inning, and the Bruins beat the Aztecs in the Los Angeles Regional championship game at UCLA's Easton Stadium.
Direction of the Stride: Most hitters have found that a stride straight toward the pitcher offers the best chance to get full-plate coverage and hit the ball well on every pitch.
We are extremely proud to have been selected by HIT as their Master Toy Partner with this all-inclusive toy license.
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.
3rd Baseman fields a ground ball hit by a coach and throws it to the 2nd baseman for the 5-4 force-out or to start a double play.