Synonyms of hit in English:



  • 2 a car hit the barrier
    crash into, run into, smash into, smack into, knock into, bump into, plow into, collide with, meet head-on, impact
  • 3 informal spending will hit $180 million
    reach, touch, arrive at, rise to, climb to


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hit back

if you're gonna come after me with lies and innuendo, I'm gonna hit back retaliaterespondreplyreactcounterdefend oneself

hit hard

the tragedy hit her hard devastateaffect badlyhurtharmleave a mark onupsetshattercrushshockoverwhelmtraumatize

hit home

the documentary on teen suicide painfully hit home have the intended effectstrike homehit the markregisterbe understoodget throughsink in

hit it off

informal Mark and Mika hit it off almost immediately get on wellget alongget onbe friendsbe friendlybe compatiblebe well matchedfeel a rapportsee eye to eyetake to each otherwarm to each other informalclickget on like a house on firebe on the same wavelength

hit on/upon

  • 2.1 he tried to hit on me
    flirt with, show interest in, make eyes at, come on to, make advances to/toward

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