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English definition of “hit”

hit

verb [T] (ATTACK)    /hɪt/ (past participle hitting, past tense and past participle hit) mainly US slang
to kill someone: Three drug dealers were hit in the city over the weekend .KillingMurder and attempted murder
(Definition of hit verb (ATTACK) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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