Another word for hit


hit, hitting, striking - the act of contacting one thing with another

Example:- repeated hitting raised a large bruise

hit - a murder carried out by an underworld syndicate

Example:- it has all the earmarks of a Mafia hit

hit - a dose of a narcotic drug

bang, hit, smash, smasher, strike - a conspicuous success

Example:- that song was his first hit and marked the beginning of his career

hit - a connection made via the internet to another website

Example:- WordNet gets many hits from users worldwide

collision, hit - (physics) a brief event in which two or more bodies come together

Example:- the collision of the particles resulted in an exchange of energy and a change of direction

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

Example:- he came all the way around on Williams' hit


attain, hit, reach - reach a point in time, or a certain state or level

Example:- The thermometer hit 100 degrees

arrive at, attain, gain, hit, make, reach - reach a destination, either real or abstract

Example:- We hit Detroit by noon

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

Example:- The pianist strikes a middle C

hit - pay unsolicited and usually unwanted sexual attention to

Example:- He tries to hit on women in bars

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

Example:- The Germans struck Poland on Sept. 1, 1939

bump off, dispatch, hit, murder, off, polish off, remove, slay - kill intentionally and with premeditation

Example:- The mafia boss ordered his enemies murdered

hit, pip, shoot - hit with a missile from a weapon

hit - hit the intended target or goal

collide with, hit, impinge on, run into, strike - hit against; come into sudden contact with

Example:- The car hit a tree

hit, rack up, score, tally - gain points in a game

Example:- The home team scored many times

hit, stumble - encounter by chance

Example:- I stumbled across a long-lost cousin last night in a restaurant

hit, strike - drive something violently into a location

Example:- he hit his fist on the table

hit - deal a blow to, either with the hand or with an instrument

Example:- He hit her hard in the face

hit - consume to excess

Example:- hit the bottle

hit - cause to move by striking

Example:- hit a ball

come to, hit, strike - cause to experience suddenly

Example:- Panic struck me

hit, strike - affect or afflict suddenly, usually adversely

Example:- We were hit by really bad weather

Tweets containing the word hit

Source : WordNet