Nouns (12)
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bang, strike, smasher, smash, hit
n. a conspicuous success; "that song was his first hit and marked the beginning of his career"; "that new Broadway show is a real smasher"; "the party went with a bang"
striking, hitting, hit
n. the act of contacting one thing with another; "repeated hitting raised a large bruise"; "after three misses she finally got a hit"
hit
n. a connection made via the internet to another website; "WordNet gets many hits from users worldwide"
hit
n. a murder carried out by an underworld syndicate; "it has all the earmarks of a Mafia hit"
hit
n. a dose of a narcotic drug
hit
n. a successful access to an html document on a server
Verbs (29)
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rack up, tally, hit, score
v. gain points in a game; "The home team scored many times"; "He hit a home run"; "He hit .300 in the past season"
hit, strike
v. make a strategic, offensive, assault against an enemy, opponent, or a target; "The Germans struck Poland on Sept. 1, 1939"; "We must strike the enemy's oil fields"; "in the fifth inning, the Giants struck, sending three runners home to win the game 5 to 2"
pip, hit, shoot
v. hit with a missile from a weapon
hit
v. pay unsolicited and usually unwanted sexual attention to; "He tries to hit on women in bars"
strike, hit
v. affect or afflict suddenly, usually adversely; "We were hit by really bad weather"; "He was stricken with cancer when he was still a teenager"; "The earthquake struck at midnight"
strike, hit
v. drive something violently into a location; "he hit his fist on the table"; "she struck her head on the low ceiling"
hit
v. cause to move by striking; "hit a ball"
attain, hit, reach
v. reach a point in time, or a certain state or level; "The thermometer hit 100 degrees"; "This car can reach a speed of 140 miles per hour"
arrive at, gain, hit, attain, make, reach
v. reach a destination, either real or abstract; "We hit Detroit by noon"; "The water reached the doorstep"; "We barely made it to the finish line"; "I have to hit the MAC machine before the weekend starts"
come to, strike, hit
v. cause to experience suddenly; "Panic struck me"; "An interesting idea hit her"; "A thought came to me"; "The thought struck terror in our minds"; "They were struck with fear"
hit, stumble
v. encounter by chance; "I stumbled across a long-lost cousin last night in a restaurant"
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Fuzzynyms (106)
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start, begin
v. have a beginning, in a temporal, spatial, or evaluative sense; "The DMZ begins right over the hill"; "The second movement begins after the Allegro"; "Prices for these homes start at $250,000"
begin
v. begin to speak, understand, read, and write a language; "She began Russian at an early age"; "We started French in fourth grade"
emerge
v. become known or apparent; "Some nice results emerged from the study"
find oneself, find
v. accept and make use of one's personality, abilities, and situation; "My son went to Berkeley to find himself"
submit, take
v. accept or undergo, often unwillingly; "We took a pay cut"
dawn
v. become light; "It started to dawn, and we had to get up"
carry
v. cover a certain distance or advance beyond; "The drive carried to the green"
dig, poke, stab, prod, jab
v. poke or thrust abruptly; "he jabbed his finger into her ribs"
dig, poke, stab, prod, jab
v. poke or thrust abruptly; "he jabbed his finger into her ribs"
dig, poke, stab, prod, jab
v. poke or thrust abruptly; "he jabbed his finger into her ribs"
strike, hit
v. drive something violently into a location; "he hit his fist on the table"; "she struck her head on the low ceiling"
strike, hit
v. drive something violently into a location; "he hit his fist on the table"; "she struck her head on the low ceiling"
hit
v. cause to move by striking; "hit a ball"
hit
v. cause to move by striking; "hit a ball"
punch
v. drive forcibly as if by a punch; "the nail punched through the wall"
punch
v. drive forcibly as if by a punch; "the nail punched through the wall"
pommel, biff, pummel
v. strike, usually with the fist; "The pedestrians pummeled the demonstrators"
batter, baste, clobber
v. strike violently and repeatedly; "She clobbered the man who tried to attack her"
take hold of, grab, catch
v. take hold of so as to seize or restrain or stop the motion of; "Catch the ball!"; "Grab the elevator door!"
snap
v. bring the jaws together; "he snapped indignantly"
tamp down, pack, tamp
v. press down tightly; "tamp the coffee grinds in the container to make espresso"
realise, realize
v. expand or complete (a part in a piece of baroque music) by supplying the harmonies indicated in the figured bass
push, press
v. make strenuous pushing movements during birth to expel the baby; "`Now push hard,' said the doctor to the woman"
push
v. move strenuously and with effort; "The crowd pushed forward"
wander
v. go via an indirect route or at no set pace; "After dinner, we wandered into town"
take, drive
v. proceed along in a vehicle; "We drive the turnpike to work"
stand up, get up, uprise, rise, arise
v. rise to one's feet; "The audience got up and applauded"
go forward, continue, proceed
v. move ahead; travel onward in time or space; "We proceeded towards Washington"; "She continued in the direction of the hills"; "We are moving ahead in time now"
attain, hit, reach
v. reach a point in time, or a certain state or level; "The thermometer hit 100 degrees"; "This car can reach a speed of 140 miles per hour"
arrive at, gain, hit, attain, make, reach
v. reach a destination, either real or abstract; "We hit Detroit by noon"; "The water reached the doorstep"; "We barely made it to the finish line"; "I have to hit the MAC machine before the weekend starts"
arrive at, gain, hit, attain, make, reach
v. reach a destination, either real or abstract; "We hit Detroit by noon"; "The water reached the doorstep"; "We barely made it to the finish line"; "I have to hit the MAC machine before the weekend starts"
arrive at, gain, hit, attain, make, reach
v. reach a destination, either real or abstract; "We hit Detroit by noon"; "The water reached the doorstep"; "We barely made it to the finish line"; "I have to hit the MAC machine before the weekend starts"
stretch out, stretch
v. extend one's body or limbs; "Let's stretch for a minute--we've been sitting here for over 3 hours"
pull
v. operate when rowing a boat; "pull the oars"
seem
v. appear to one's own mind or opinion; "I seem to be misunderstood by everyone"; "I can't seem to learn these Chinese characters"
cross-file, register
v. have one's name listed as a candidate for several parties
deliver the goods, bring home the bacon, come through, win, succeed
v. attain success or reach a desired goal; "The enterprise succeeded"; "We succeeded in getting tickets to the show"; "she struggled to overcome her handicap and won"
reach, attain, accomplish, achieve
v. to gain with effort; "she achieved her goal despite setbacks"
reach, attain, accomplish, achieve
v. to gain with effort; "she achieved her goal despite setbacks"
reach, attain, accomplish, achieve
v. to gain with effort; "she achieved her goal despite setbacks"
Synonyms (3)
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strike down
v. cause to die, especially suddenly; "The disease struck down many young men in the village"
come up, come
v. move toward, travel toward something or somebody or approach something or somebody; "He came singing down the road"; "Come with me to the Casbah"; "come down here!"; "come out of the closet!"; "come into the room"
Antonyms (1)
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miss
v. fail to reach; "The arrow missed the target"
hit
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