hit

From Wiktionary
Jump to: navigation, search
Bnc1.png
hit is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
hit

Pronunciation[change]

Verb[change]

Plain form
hit

Third person singular
hits

Simple past
hit

Past participle
hit

Present participle
hitting

  1. (transitive & intransitive) If A hits B, then A touches B hard and fast.
    Ouch! Stop hitting. It hurts.
    The red car was turning when the blue car hit it.
  2. The past tense and past participle of hit.
  3. If you hit on someone, you flirt with them.
    I'm just gonna be hitting on chicks tonight


Noun[change]

Singular
hit

Plural
hits

  1. A punch.
    The hit almost knocked me out.
  2. A great success, especially in the entertainment industry.
    His new musical comedy was a hit with audiences and critics.
    He had so many hits last year that he was elected to the Musical Comedy Hall of Fame.