Translation of "hit" - English-Italian dictionary


verb uk /hɪt/ us /hɪt/ present participle hitting, past tense and past participle hit

A2 to touch something or someone quickly and with force, usually hurting or damaging something

The ball hit him on the head. La palla l’ha colpito sulla testa.
She hit her head on the pavement when she fell. Ha battuto la testa sul marciapiedi quando è caduta.

to affect something in a bad way

The city has been hit hard by the budget cuts. La città è stata colpita duramente dai tagli finanziari.
hit it off informal

If people hit it off, they like each other immediately.

legare con qualcuno

Phrasal verb(s)

noun uk /hɪt/ us /hɪt/

B1 a very successful song, movie, book, etc.

canzone, film, libro, ecc. di successo
The movie should be a big hit. Il film dovrebbe avere un grosso successo.

B1 an occasion when you touch something or when something touches you quickly and with force

colpo, urto

an occasion when someone visits a website on the internet, which is then counted to find the number of people who look at the page

hit, accesso ad una pagina su Internet

(Translation of “hit” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)