Definition Of hit
(of a missile or a person aiming one) strike (a target).
the sniper fired and hit a third man
a dose of a psychoactive drug.
I was calling for an end to the Drug War long before I ever took my first hit of pot.
an instance of striking or being struck.
few structures can withstand a hit from a speeding car
an instance of striking the target aimed at.
one of the bombers had scored a direct hit
bring one's hand or a tool or weapon into contact with (someone or something) quickly and forcefully.
the woman hit the mugger with her umbrella
Example Of hit
A couple who live only a quarter of a mile from the blast site woke up believing the area had been hit by an earthquake.
An explosion rocked the hull as the back end of the helicopter was hit by the missile.
As the metal weapon hit his injuries, he let out a grunt of pain and released the sword from his grasp.
At the start of the event, he had to try to clear his mind from the tragic events which had hit Spain.
Bing Crosby's huge hit was not the only song of the era to combine memories and dreams.