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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “hit on/upon sth”

hit on/upon sth

phrasal verb with hit /hɪt/ verb (present tense hitting, past tense and past participle hit)
to think of an idea when you didn't expect or intend to, especially one that solves a problem
突然想到;碰巧想出
When we first hit on the idea, everyone told us it would never work.
当我们第一次想到这个主意时,所有人都跟我们说这行不通。
Thinking and contemplating
(Definition of hit on/upon sth from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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