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Meaning of “hit the headlines” in the English Dictionary

"hit the headlines" in British English

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hit the headlines

to ​appear in the ​newssuddenly or ​receive a lot of ​attention in ​newsreports: He hit the ​headlines two ​years ago when he was ​arrested for ​sellingdrugs to the mayor's ​nephew.
(Definition of hit the headlines from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hit the headlines”
in Chinese (Simplified) 突然成为媒体头条, 受到媒体强烈关注…
in Chinese (Traditional) 突然成為媒體頭條, 受到媒體強烈關注…
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