Meaning of “hit” - Learner’s Dictionary

hit

noun [ C ] uk us /hɪt/
SONG/FILM

B1 a very successful song, film, book, etc:

The film 'Avatar' was a big hit.
PERSON/THING

B1 a popular person or thing:

The chocolate cake was a big hit with the children.
TOUCH

the action when you touch something or when something touches you quickly and with force

INTERNET

B2 a request to see a document on the Internet that is then counted to calculate the number of people looking at the page

(Definition of “hit noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)